Deer proofing young flowering crab trees for winter

Asked November 5, 2018, 7:33 PM EST

What kind of mesh or fencing should I use

Baraga County Michigan trees and shrubs gardening deer management animal damage horticulture

1 Response

Consider attaching chicken wire to stakes with zip-ties to protect your tree. Create a circle of chicken wire around your tree about 4' in diameter and 6' high. Be sure the holes in your wiring is small enough that deer are unable to stick their noses through.