|Special Public Works Programmes - SPWP - Planting Trees - An Illustrated Technical Guide and Training Manual (ILO - UNDP, 1993, 190 p.)|
|5. Adapting planting techniques to different site conditions|
- Plant on mounds or ridges to improve drainage for the young plant.
- Plant at the end of the rainy season when the site has dried up sufficiently. This will give the seedlings time to become well established before the wet season starts.
Sites with high grass
Remove grassroots and weed often
Planting on ridges
Plant at the end of the rainy season