Plastic containers for avocado nursery trees
AuthorR. M. Burns
Author AffiliationsR. M. Burns is Farm Advisor, Ventura County.
Hilgardia 23(11):18-19. DOI:10.3733/ca.v023n11p18. November 1969.
PLASTIC CONTAINERS for avocado nursery trees are relatively new in California, but nurserymen are showing increasing interest in them. One of the most popular avocado nursery containers for many years has been the tarpaper cylinder made from heavy roofing paper. These tarpaper containers have two main shortcomings: the relatively high labor cost of cutting and stapling; and frequent disintegration.
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