How to Plant a Tree: Planting Your Tree the Right Way (Part 2)

In this video, we'll cover the steps to follow after you've properly placed your new tree in the hole to set it up for healthy growth.

We'll walk through in more detail:

1. Refilling the hole with the soil you just removed 

2. Adding 2-3 inches of organic mulch

3. Watering frequency for newly planted trees

Watch the other videos in our tree planting series:

Contact your local professionally trained Davey arborist to ensure the proper steps are taken for tree planting.

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