Beveling A Hole
Douglas L. Airhart & Guy Zimmerman III

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    Beveling a Transplant Hole:

Illustration from Principles and Practice of Planting Trees and Shrubs, copyright International Society of Arboriculture. Used with permission.


(Figure 6-8) Beveling the Hole.

Upper sides of hole are beveled to improve backfilling. We recommend removing the burlap or at least the top third of the burlap.



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