Need to move a rose bush

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Old 06-19-11, 09:23 AM
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Need to move a rose bush

Due to construction upcoming this week, I need to move a mature rose bush. My soil is very sandy & I know it won't hold together well when the bush is dug up. Any tips would be most appreciated.
 
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Old 06-19-11, 11:41 AM
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Wrap the root ball in burlap as soon as you raise it out of the ground. Pin the burlap together with large nails. Keep the roots moist until re-planted.
 
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