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Fertilizer ?

Old 06-03-2011, 06:59 AM
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I have read that putting #6 penny nails into a tree base and at the edge of branches in the ground will help fertilize trees, is there any truth to this? If so will it work with red oak trees?

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Old 06-03-2011, 09:47 AM
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Honestly, it doesn't even make sense. I would say no, it's not true.
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Old 06-05-2011, 08:32 AM
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Could eventually be a source of iron I suppose, more likely a source of flat tires in the short term.

You do more by eliminating competition for sunlight than fertilizing when trying to increase acorn production.
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Old 06-27-2011, 09:26 PM
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really? nails? Really?

Don't we have anything else to talk about?

Just the fact that this topic is still here goes to how much attention this section of the site gets these days.......................

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