NEWLY PLANTED TREES

Asked May 16, 2014, 11:16 AM EDT

MY DAUGHTER'S HUSBAND PLANTED 10 TREES FOR MOTHERS DAY. THEY HAVE BILLY GOATS THAT ATE EACH ONE. CAN THEY SURVIVE???

Westmoreland County Pennsylvania trees and shrubs master gardener program

1 Response

It depends on the tree species and health of the trees (energy in the roots), but they might resprout and grow. I would not give up on them yet. Protect them from goats, deer and rabbits. If they have not resprouted (new stem and leaves) by late summer, they are dead.