Some people who like gardening may choose a house with a large yard, so they can channel their hobbies and care for various types of planting.
However, some plants may be suitable to be planted in the yard of the house. Therefore, Mama needs to understand the importance of choosing suitable planting.
If you want a more beautiful and cool atmosphere, Mama can plant fruit trees or other types that can be planted in the yard. Not only cool, fruitful trees can also be enjoyed when the harvest season begins .
1. Know the characteristics of the tree first
Mama needs to know the characteristics of the tree that will be planted around the house area, starting from the height, width, growth of roots and stems in the future.
Do not forget to also choose the type of plant that is suitable and according to the needs of each page.
Make sure you don’t just go along with it or get interested in other people’s yards. This is because it is not necessarily suitable to be applied at home, you know, Ma.
For example, not all types of palm trees are suitable for planting in the yard. Call it the Palm King type tree which has hard roots, so it is dangerous for building construction. Mama must have an open space that is wide enough so that the roots do not reach the building of the house.
2. Adjust the distance between trees
If you plant more than one tree in your yard, don’t forget to set the distance between the trees properly. This will determine the growth of the tree in the future.
Please note that the minimum distance between trees is three meters. This distance is necessary so that each tree does not compete for nutrients from the soil.
This must be considered so that the planted trees can live normally, even for a long time.
3. Set the distance between the tree and the house
Be aware that large tree roots can damage the foundation. Depending on the type of tree, the distance required between the points closest to the tree planting is 1.5 meters.
This means that an area of 3×3 square meters can only be planted with one tree.
If you plant more than one tree, it is possible that it will have a bad impact on the building. Mama needs to anticipate things that are not desirable.
4. Planting from scratch or move trees
There are two options to choose from if you want to plant trees in your yard. The first option, can maintain the tree since childhood or since the seeds are small.
The second option is to move a rather large tree from a large pot or polybag container to the home page.
If you want quick results, Mama can move the tree that is already big enough around the house.
When moving a tree, you have to take care of it intensively for the last 1-2 months. Limits the time it takes to adjust the tree after it has been moved to a new location.
5. Use the tree move method
If you want to enjoy the beauty of the trees quickly, you can use the plant transfer method.
It should be noted that within one to two months, the tree will adapt and look dry. However, after that it will grow back.
So for a faster adaptation, use the root enhancer .
6. Choose trees that produce less litter or dry leaves
The presence of trees in the yard, of course, must be accompanied by the obligation to clean the dry leaves that fall.
Well, if you are a homeowner who doesn’t want to bother cleaning, it is advisable to choose a tree branch, such as Tabebuia, Frangipani or a blackboard tree.
This type of tree tends to produce less waste than other tree types.
Wow, planting trees at home becomes even more fun if you pay attention to this, right?
Do it with the method above and make sure the tree doesn’t interfere with other people’s yards, Mom. Hope the information is useful!