Advice 1: How to transplant chestnut

If you love chestnuts and at the same time, like gardening, there is nothing surprising in the fact that you wanted to plant a chestnut tree on the site. Chestnuts are not only edible and healthy, but very tasty. In the spring the chestnut blooms the unusual pyramidal flowers and decorates the garden. It is most convenient to first grow seedlings from seeds or to find enough adult plant from friends, and then just replant the chestnut.
How to transplant chestnut
You will need
  • - seedlings of chestnut;
  • - shovel;
  • water;
  • stimulator of root formation.
Instruction
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Before transplanting chestnut make sure that you have it take root, not to destroy the plant in vain. For example, sweet chestnut (Castanea sativa) in vivo is found in the Caucasus and in the South of Europe, therefore it has good winter hardiness, and in the middle lane Russia, it often freezes. Therefore, for planting at his dacha choose the scalloped chestnut (Castanea dentata) of North America. Its fruits are smaller, but no less edible and delicious, he is much better about the cold winter.
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Select the appropriate time for planting. The best period for transplanting is early spring or late autumn. In any case, do not replant the chestnut after leafing and budding, as in this case, he will almost certainly die.
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Pick a place for chestnut. Note that this is a real tree, reaching 10 to 20 meters in height and occupying a lot of space on the site. Chestnut likes full sun but can grow in partial shade. Preferred loamy, but with the lime content of the soil.
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A short young chestnut (not more than 2.5 meters) try to transplant yourself. If possible, replant chestnuts two or three years seedlings, as at this age they take root better. To do this, dig up the sapling, keeping a large earthen of at least 60h60h60 cm, for an adult tree whom should be comparable to the crown.
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For transport and storage wrap by burlap or polyethylene to preserve the moisture of the earth. Remember - the faster you drop a chestnut into a new place, the more chances he has to successfully take root.
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Dig a hole in a new place, put inside a fertile land for a large tree you should also create a drainage layer of gravel and sand. Then put the chestnuts so that the root neck was above ground level. Try to keep the previous orientation of the tree relative to the cardinal directions. Pour the roots of the earth, good pour water with dissolved stimulator of root formation.
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Chestnut is very sensitive to drought, so the first year it is necessary to water it very often, and abundantly.

Advice 2: How to plant a chestnut

Who has ever seen the blooming chestnut tree, I'll never forget this sight never. Magnificent crown in the spring literally flashes a set of white candles. In addition, and the chestnut flowers, and its fruits have medicinal properties, so it is understandable the desire of many people to grow a chestnut tree under my window.
Chestnuts are known for their spreading crown
Instruction
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The easiest way to planted in the ground ready seedling. Please note that chestnut need a fairly large space to shape a beautiful spreading crown. In this regard, the place for each tree at least 5 metres of free space around it. Well, if the place will be Sunny, but also light partial shade chestnut is also quite suitable.
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Dig a hole in the form of a cube with sides of 50-60 cm to Prepare a substrate, mixing the soil with compost and 0.5 kg dolomite. Not zaglubljaja basal neck, and with the future of land subsidence raise the planting hole by 10-15 cm. Pour the seedling with plenty of water, set around it supporting struts, while the root system of the chestnut does not get stronger to withstand the wind gusts.
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People who want to grow chestnut, walnut, often fail. They collect nuts, brought it home, tried his best to handle them or grow. Chestnuts either not germinate at all, or die at a very early stage. At the same time around a Mature tree can often notice new growth, lush growth going in without any tweaks.
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The surprise of the hapless gardeners understandable, but they should admit that they've overdone it. Seeds chestnut requires long, from 2 to 5 months, exposure in wet and cold environment. So just leave the nuts to winter on the street. You do not need to bury them in the soil just make a small hole in the ground, place the nuts, sprinkle fallen leaves, wood shavings and other autumn debris. Forget for a while about the chestnut, and in the spring it'll sprout in the fullness of his time.
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If you want to grow brought to you from the nut, wrap it in a damp cheesecloth and place in the fridge until germination. Then sprout chestnut can be transferred to soil. However, the chances of its survival will not exceed 50%.
Useful advice
To grow chestnuts, seedling after it has strengthen the need to instill.

Advice 3: How to grow a chestnut from a fruit

From early spring to late autumn is beautiful chestnut. Magnificent crown, widely ramified palmate leaves, flowers, decorating a tree candles fluffy, fruit – first in the form of green prickly hedgehogs, and then – large dark seed (sometimes called nuts) – all in its natural a series of fascinating, amazing, happy. Today the growing it, in fact, heat-loving plants moved closer to the North, in the territory, before the forbidden for him. In our time horse chestnut can be found in parks and gardens of Central Russia and a lot further North. Grow it in your vegetable garden or by the entrance of his home from the fruit.
How to grow a chestnut from a fruit
Instruction
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In autumn, collect chestnuts, which usually fall from the tree as they Mature.
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For a higher guarantee of germination and further plant endurance guide the process of stratification. To do this, place the chestnuts in a wet cold environment. For example, in a container pour their coarse river sand and put it on the bottom shelf of the refrigerator or in a cold cellar for 10 days. This variant of the preparation of the seed is good, if you decide to sow them in the autumn.
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If you decide to sow the seeds of the chestnut in the spring, after winter storage in the home (preferably in the basement or on the top shelf of the refrigerator, place them in cold and warm environment. To do this, pour the fruit prepared for planting in warm water for 5 days (change the water periodically as it cools down). Thus, softens the shell of the nut, and swell the Bud.
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Processed fruit planted on the chosen location to a depth of 2-3 cm (no deeper than three diameters of the fruit). Seeds sown in autumn, usually germinate in two and a half weeks earlier than when sown in the spring. But with spring planting better tree with a stronger "get ready" for the cold.
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Acceptable and this method of planting chestnut: collect the fruits in late autumn, when they are in natural conditions will be the procedure of stratification, and after the New Year put in a regular flower pot and water it as you water your home potted flowers. In the spring, transplant the sprout to a permanent location, continuing the first time to regularly water it. Don't forget to do around him, yet such a small, fence. When transplanting can cut a straight taproot, it will form a strong compact root system of the future tree, it is strong and enduring.
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Another way (quite simple) is this: find autumn chestnut tree leaves and bury the attackers with his fruit. In the spring, right after the snow melts, foliage and dig a bunch of view – the portion of the fruit must grow, you'll see the thick roots. Collect as many as you need, and sow where you want, without deepening much in the ground.
Useful advice
When planting sprouts of chestnut or sowing the fruit is desirable to take some land from the place where you took the seeds, or from other chestnut trees (only the top layer, no deeper than one centimeter). This land pour into the hole prepared for planting. The fact that chestnut is a plant, a plant, and in this substrate it would be better to develop.

Advice 4: How to transplant a tree, if it is large

Transplant of a tree may be necessary in the case of new buildings in its place, the expansion of the recreation area or Playground. For the success of transplanting a large tree you need to know important details of this work.
How to transplant a tree
You will need
  • Sturdy shovel, pruner, clay, charcoal, fertilizer, water.
Instruction
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Transplant normally stand of softwood trees. For example, pine, arborvitae, fir, spruce and many others. When transplanting a tree will have to dig out with roots. Note that some trees develop roots that go far out to the sides. If they disturb the tree then can be very ill. Before transplanting, dig around the tree transace width of 30 cm and a depth of at least 60 cm the Roots caught in the trench, pererubat sharp instrument or severed by the shears. Then sprinkle the roots with charcoal or zamazhte garden putty, clay. Tree trunks loosen and add fertilizer. Now the tree is ready to transplant.
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Select a location for the transplant. It should be comfortable for the tree in the shade or sun, wet or, conversely, dry soil. Prepare the planting hole at least 15 days before the transplant. Digging a hole, pay attention to the condition of the soil. If she is exhausted, replace it with fertile. The average depth of planting pit: 1 metre. More penetration is not desirable, since the root system may rot. The width of the pit width determine the clod of earth on the roots. Before transplanting to the bottom of the landing pit pour humus.
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Proceed to the planting of the tree: insert durable, the shovel dug a trench and try to stick it under the roots. If not, remove a little more soil on both sides of the plants. Try again to loosen the grip of the roots with the soil. When you see that the roots released, move the tree to spread out next to the burlap. Tie the tree with burlap that will keep the ground ball on the roots. Now it is advisable to dampen the burlap with water.
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Clutching at the edge of the burlap, transport the tree to the new hole. Untie the burlap and firmly set the tree in an earth pit. Throw the prepared hole with soil and tamp well to the inside does not remain emptiness. Then pour the tree and tamp again firmly. If the soil will be air pockets in the wood can easily move. Watering will be enough for one bucket. After watering the tree every three days for 1.5 months. In tree trunks lay mulch: this will allow the soil to stay moist for a long time.
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A deciduous tree re-pot in early spring as soon as the snow melts. Transplant tolerates ash, chestnut, cherry, Apple, Saskatoon, plum, quince, pear and many others. To protect the bark of the transplanted tree from drying out, tie it to the moss, bark, rags, a layer of straw or cardboard. Transplanted earlier in the spring the tree will cut all unnecessary branching. If you have the opportunity to make a shade tree after planting, make sure to do it. So the root system will recover faster and will come in accordance with the above-ground part of the tree. Also after the transplant, it is recommended that additional watering rooting stimulants - "IAA", "Carnevino" and others.
Note
Before digging up the tree, mark the other side of the plant, which was toward the North. And when transplanting put a plant in the same spatial location.
Useful advice
If you transplant a plant from the woods, grab a couple of buckets of earth and mix it with vegetable.
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