Can I Dig Up a Magnolia Tree & Replant It?

A magnolia tree with a 4-inch or smaller trunk diameter has the best chance of survival when dug up and moved. Dig up a magnolia tree during the winter dormant season and remove as much of the root system as possible.

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Jennifer Loucks has been writing since 1998. She previously worked as a technical writer for a software development company, creating software documentation, help documents and training curriculum. She now writes hobby-based articles on cooking, gardening, sewing and running. Loucks also trains for full marathons, half-marathons and shorter distance running. She holds a Bachelor of Science in animal science and business from University of Wisconsin-River Falls.