While planting a sapling we always wish that the Plant should grow and prosper. But some times we observe that the young plant is gradually paling, withering and dying. We are worried as to”why” it is all happening. Why the poor plant is not growing?“ There may be many reasons. Maybe the plant was not protected, or properly looked after. But our own negligence and incorrect method of planting is one of the causes.”
“We can save many plants if we initially plant them correctly and properly. ”Monsoon is about to start. That is the best time to prepare for the tree planting. Come, we shall plant the trees the right way from the beginning.
Correct Planting - Site Preparation
Prepare 30cmX 30cm X30cm long, wide and deep pits at a distance of 1 to 11/2 metres. For fruit and shade trees dig them one meter more deep. Remove the soil and let it lie outside for some time. Remove stones and pebbles. Put 1/3rd manure and the soil back into the pit. An ideal pit is like an ideal home for a plant.