Examples of High-Density Planting

From Backyard Orchard Culture--Growing Fruit Trees in Limited Space.


10' x 10' Area. Four trees in one hole, 18" apart.


8' x 9' Area. Two trees in one hole, 18" apart.


5' x 10' Area. Two trees espaliered.


10' x 20' Area. Two sets of four trees in one hole. In each set, trees 18" apart.


12' x 20' Area. Two sets of four trees in one hole, plus two espaliered trees.


10' x 30' Area. 12 trees in a hedgerow, 30" apart. (Or, plant three sets of four trees in one hole.)


11' x 30' Area. 12 trees in a hedgerow, 30" apart, plus three espaliered trees.

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19701 Lake Rd.
Hickman, CA 95323
800-654-5854
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