There she goes, taking plants from poor little ladies in the thrift store!** ;)* She probably means an ornamental plum.* Yup, I would definitely separate them.* Just unpot them and GENTLY remove as much earth as you can.* If the roots have grown together you might be able to soak them in water for a few minutes so you can loosen them up.
Now where did I put that link for the site about pruning young trees?* Maybe I gave you that one already?* I think I should just put all my garden related bookmarks (favorites) on a cd and send them to you!* :shock:* Ah, here it is.
When weeding, the best way to make sure you are removing a weed and not a valuable plant is to pull on it. If it comes out of the ground easily, it is a valuable plant.