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Once you have your root ball completely out of the soil - water it down.

Jun 01, If you want to transplant a lilac shoot, separate the transplant from the mother plant with as large a root system as possible. Then plant this shoot in the center of the prepared area. If you are transplanting a lilac that is mature and large, expect to. May 02, 1. Decide where you want to transplant the lilac bush or bushes. 2. Dig a hole that's about one foot deep by one foot across for each bush you want to transplant. 3. Dig up a lilac shoot from somewhere around the main bush.

Lilacs spread by runners. Use a shovel to dig up the shoot because you are going to have to cut off the runner, and a.

Nov 06, The Keys to Transplanting: Before you dig, make sure that the area around the transplant is well-watered. If the soil is dry, it may break off of the root ball as you lift it out of the hole, which can damage many of the tiny feeder roots that are so important to a plant’s vitality. Once the ares has been soaked down – its time to dig out Estimated Reading Time: 3 mins.

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May 16, A friend has to get rid of her lilac bushes. They are about 9 years old. Transplanting lilac bushes (at this time of year) Discussion in 'Woody Plants' started by tomauroland, May 15, tomauroland Member. If you can wait then yes, fall right after leaf drop would be ideal. Ron B, May 16, #6.