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#3780588 - Yesterday at 06:48 PM How early to plant trees?
Boll Weevil
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I've got a bunch of pecan and plum trees in cold storage waitng on the right time to plant. What's the earliest I should plan on getting them in the ground? December? January? Any time during the dormant season or post frost?
#3780591 - Yesterday at 06:51 PM Re: How early to plant trees? [Re: Boll Weevil]
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If you have them in cold storage I personally would wait until January...but I'm pretty busy in December too.
"The world is so dreadfully managed, one hardly knows to whom to complain."
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#3781176 - Today at 07:49 AM Re: How early to plant trees? [Re: BlountArrow]
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Registered: 03/28/06
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Loc: Carroll County

I planted 25 pecan seedlings in February three years ago.

Word of caution, deer love the tender new growth leaves!
Although the pecan trees stayed alive, I had no growth! I fenced around each tree early this spring. They have grown 4 - 5 feet this summer!
Never be afraid to lead for the right cause.

"Whom shall I send, and who will go for Us?" Then I said, "Here am I. Send me!"

Isaiah 6:8

#3781500 - 46 minutes 51 seconds ago Re: How early to plant trees? [Re: TNlandowner]
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Registered: 10/04/12
Posts: 3237
Loc: Franklin County

I would wait until at least December based on my past failures with trying to plant outside the normal December-January- February times.
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