|Tree Watering / Root Drencher
- Patent applied for
The Arbortech Root Drencher:
Please see the Hampton
Court Palace project which utilised 500 Root Drencher units with 100%
- Guarantees application of
water to exactly where it is needed the root ball.
- Is a fraction of the cost of limited capacity underground
irrigation systems and can cut tree watering time and cost by up to
- Root Drencher demonstrates to the public a commitment
to effective tree welfare
- One simple 30 second visit by tree watering personnel
is all that is needed to ensure the application of 18-20 Litres of water
directly to the root ball over a 1 to 2 hour period.
Root Drencher should ideally be installed at the time of tree planting.
2 years on and photographed in September 08, this
planting in Hackney has flourished with the tree putting on 100%
girth growth (the tree restraint can now be removed).The watering
period during drought periods is one application of 30 litres
every 10 days to 2 weeks. This is achieved by simply filling the
Arbotech Root Drencher to overflowing and then moving to the next
|Simply open up the unit
from its flat pack form and close off the base by folding the
|Before completely filling in the tree
planting pit rest the Root Drencher firmly in contact with the top
of the tree root ball with the back of the unit resting against the
tree support post.
|When used as part of
the Arbortech system, the Arbortech Tree Restraint distances the Root
Ball from the support post, Root Drencher can then be positioned between
the post and the tree
|Before closing off the
top of the Root Drencher drop a couple of shovels of soil into the
unit to help facilitate a
partial water seal at the base, (at this time a handful of slow release
fertilizer can be introduced if required).
|Close the top of the
unit off and secure to the fixing post using a single screw or nail,
(see illustration opposite). Ensure that the Root
Drencher base remains in firm contact with the top of the root ball.
|Finish filling in the
tree planting pit thus partially burying the Root Drencher base.
Thousands of Root Drencher Tree
Watering units have been used on
extensive planting projects throughout
the UK with excellent feedback from
|TREE WATERING / ROOT DRENCHER
|50 - 99
|100 - 499
||20 units packed - 14.0 Kg
Please also refer to our special
packages which offers the Strimmer Guard as part of the Arbortech
system at a further discount.
PROPORTION OF PRODUCT
CAN BE RECYCLED AFTER USE - 100%
REUSE OF PRODUCT? Yes
PROPORTION OF RECYCLED MATERIAL USED IN MANUFACTURE OF PRODUCT 100%
QUALITY ASSURED & CERTIFIED POLYMER COATING FOR MAXIMUM REUSE - Yes
SUBTERRANEAN COMPONENTS BIO-DEGRADABLE - N/A
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