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Tree Growth Rates??

Discussion in 'Nurseries and Growers' started by GW_LA, May 20, 2006.

  1. GW_LA

    GW_LA LawnSite Member
    Posts: 2

    Anybody know the size expected of a river birch and canary island date palm, planted from a 1'-2' seedling, over a 3 and 5 year period?

  2. cancan

    cancan LawnSite Member
    Posts: 14

    river birch should get around 12-15 ft in 5 years....barring anything unusual and givin adaquate care....fast grower.

    dont know about the other one.
  3. Jeff_BriggsMML

    Jeff_BriggsMML LawnSite Member
    Posts: 6

    We have some river birch that we put in the ground 2 years ago that are now at 4-5' in height but with still a relatively small caliper. we are training about half to be single

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