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I've planted a bunch of fruit trees a couple years ago: apple, cherry, peach etc. I put a corrugated plastic trunk protector on for winter and put landscaping bark around each tree about 8" high to protect them from the winter elements. Now that it's summer, should I remove that plastic trunk protector and landscaping bark?
Yes... it is a good idea to remove the trunk protector, and most of the bark...leave around 2 to 3 inches for weed control. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to