Originally Posted by Dr.NewEarth
Hey, you need a hole that is at least twice as wide as the root ball, if not wider considering that you have clay soil. Can you not do that with the excavator?
That's what I'm wondering. Can I widen the original hole with the auger attachment? The bucket is too wide...
The nursery told me I don't need to go wider than the root ball if the soil is not compacted.