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what are some tips on planting new trees?

by dig the dirt editor



Any advice on how to plant a new tree?


trees, planitng, new trees


I have always used a slow drip on a new tree. It is actually the best way have found to water a new tree- Let the hose on a VERY slow drip and let it go for 4-5 hours. This will water the tree with the correct amount without having it wasted.
earthworm commented on 04/13/10
Make a shallow moat at least one foot in diameter around the plant's base, to catch water and direct it to the roots. Mound soil in a ring around the well.
dig the dirt editor commented on 04/08/10
Do not amend the soil in the planting hole with fertilizer or anything other than compost.
dig the dirt editor commented on 04/08/10