What to Plant Under Oak Trees in South Carolina

It is best not to grow plants under oak trees in South Carolina because the roots do not do well with compaction. It is safer for the oak tree if you put plants in containers and set a minimal number of them beneath the tree for curb appeal.

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Bobbie Brewer has been writing since 1990. Her work has appeared in publications and on Web sites including Garden Guides and Trails. Brewer is an international traveler, outdoors enthusiast and has been gardening since 1991. She has a Bachelor of Arts in English from California State University, Sacramento.