Preserving Plants/Shrubs During House Renovations


My garden will be torn up next week for basement waterproofing and I would like advice as to how to best remove/store/replant my 6 yews, 2 hydrangeas and a small pagoda dogwood for a week or 2 to ensure their survival. Thanks.




Thank you for contacting Toronto Master Gardeners.

You’re right, your plants need to be protected during the house renovations.

Here is an informative Toronto Master Gardeners post that describes transplanting and offers good advice:

The following article is an excellent resource:

Good luck!