Be very careful not to damage any of the roots, and especially the taproot, since this will cause problems as the tree starts to grow.
May 06, Once it’s planted, trim off the top 1/3 of the tree to encourage it to grow healthy roots. Additionally, paint the trunk up to the first set of branches with a white latex paint to insulate it from sun damage. Finally, lay down pine straw mulch around the base. The source for news, analysis, stats, scores, and rumors.
A container tree is more expensive but sturdier, and can be planted between October and May.
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