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  • From: mIEKAL aND <>
  • To: North American Fruit Explorers <>
  • Subject: Re: [NAFEX] plastic containers for tree seedlings
  • Date: Tue, 1 Mar 2011 13:23:49 -0600

I reuse 2 foot tree tubes every year. They work fantastic for
chestnuts, buartnuts, pawpaws, peaches, hazelnuts, any deep rooted
seedlings... Sometimes I cut the tubes in half for things I don't
want to grow out for a whole season.


On Tue, Mar 1, 2011 at 1:04 PM, Jim <> wrote:
> Hey Scott,
> I don't know what type of trees you will be growing but I use the half
> gallon milk cartons.  I usually save them during the year and then drill
> some holes in the bottom.  Most of the time I try to use some gravel or
> pottery shards to aid in drainage.
> Jim Elie
> Pulaski WI
> zone 4b/5a

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