USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map

Rootball Specifications

 Ball Size            Approximate Depth        Approximate Weight       Est. # Per Truck

20” truncated……………………16”………………………….200……………………… 200-225

22” truncated……………………18”………………………….250……………………… 150-180

24” truncated……………………20”………………………….325……………………… 100-125

26” truncated……………………22”………………………….380………………………..90-115

28” truncated……………………23”………………………….480……………………….. 80-95

30” truncated……………………24”………………………….570……………………….. 65-70

32” truncated……………………26”………………………….650……………………….. 60-65

34” truncated……………………27”………………………….750……………………….. 55-60

36” truncated……………………28”………………………….850……………………….. 50-55

40” truncated……………………29”…………………………1260………………………. 35-40

44” truncated……………………34”…………………………1800………………………. 20-25

46” truncated……………………35”…………………………2000………………………. 18-22

50″ truncated……………………37″…………………………2500………………………. 15-18

55″ truncated……………………40″…………………………3300………………………. 10-12

Rootballs are sized according to the American Standards for Nurseries Index, which requires 10” of rootball diameter per 1” of trunk caliper on trees.

 

Robert LaCroix – President/Owner    Hardy McCann – Production Manager