To make your dacha site pleasant for a look, every owner tries to decorate it.
Tastes differ for everyone, but many would like to plant a tree on the site.
Most owners of their own plots withIt would be a pleasure to plant a spruce on it. This tree is not only evergreen, but it is also considered to be very characteristic of the Russian landscape and for decoration of a piece of land in the landscape style it will fit just perfectly. But not every site has an area that allows it.
What kind of tree to plant in the country
Spruce belongs to the family of pine - treeLarge, narrow, conical, straight trunk. Breeders brought out a variety of varieties with a different color of needles, different shapes and height, so that when performing a landscape composition you can choose from a large number of options. How many centimeters a year the tree will grow, depends on the conditions of the terrain, and on the chosen variety.
When developing the composition, it must be taken into account that the planted Christmas tree will not remain for a long time as small and beautiful. In a few years it will take much more space than at first.
If you want to improve the site evergreenA tree should not be planted in the nearest forest. Firstly, it is against the law, secondly, the transplantation of the wild-growing tree will lead to the fact that in a few years you will not grow on your site a beautiful mokhnatenka tree, but an uncomfortable, rambling monster with the lower part of the trunk at the same time being naked.
A great alternative is to choose something fromEnriched varieties, on which the breeders worked. It can be a Canadian tree, spruce, or blue, Serbian spruce. These species are well suited for living in a mid-climate climate and are quite good in appearance.
How fast are Christmas trees
Young firs grow up slowly. At first they will be able to last only a few centimeters per year. Later, when the plant is already well established, if the soil is suitable for him and the light is enough, the tree will grow faster - in a year the growth is from 8 to 50 cm. Of course, these are the average indicators. Dwarf varieties, for example, grow more slowly.
In order to dial a length of one meter, the Christmas treeIt will take about seven years. In this case, it is meant that the tree will grow from scratch. If you do not go to extremes and get an ordinary seedling for planting about 1.5 meters, an excellent tree with a good height will grow in about 10-12 years.
If the site is small, it is better for him to choose a dwarf fir. Typically, these species have a beautiful shape of the crown and in small areas look very good. In a year they grow by about 3-5 cm.
In order to gain growth, decorative dwarf spruce will take more time.
In the period when the plant only gets accustomed toSite, it needs careful care. It is necessary to carry out supplementary feeding, watering, especially if the climatic conditions differ from ideal conditions or the arid summer was issued. In the spring, some species require protection from the sun.