Again, palm tree roots-are they problematic?
But their roots only develop in the top 36 inches of topsoil.
Mar 20, Best offers for your Garden - bushleaning.bar You Cut and Re-root a Palm Plant? Palms are monocots, a division of flowering plant. Aug 18, Dig inches around the base of the palm tree trunk using a shovel and remove inches of soil as you work the roots with the shovel.
Continue working the shovel around the root ball, prying it upward. As you progress and cut off most of the roots, use the remaining part of the tree trunk as leverage for prying out the root ball.