James Landreth wrote:How would you protect trees from getting cut down, and the wood (of certain nut trees, for example) getting stolen?
Mike Jay wrote:
I'd vote for the 15' spacing and more shrubs. I'm guessing you could fit 6-9 shrubs per tree with that extra 3' of space. For instance, if each tree consumes a 12' square, and you spread them to 15', you gain a 3' by 15' space between each tree. Much more than one shrub can fit into 3' by 15'.