The ANSI standards represent the industry criteria for performing tree care operations. The standards can be used for general familiarity with professional requirements, as well as for preparation of tree care contract specifications.This ANSI A300 Part 6 addresses the following items:

  • Plant and site inspection
  • Timing of transplanting
  • Determining the root ball size (for transplanting)
  • Digging trees and shrubs
  • Transplanting methods
  • Lifting plants
  • Moving and storage of plants
  • Digging the planting hole
  • Planting woody plants
  • Planting container stock
  • Specific palm planting standards
  • Backfill
  • Post-planting care

(©2012, softcover, 9 pp.)