Frequently Asked Questions
What will be the size of my hut?
The included chalk line will help you draw a circle of 180cm of diameter. Each willow will be planted every 20cm. You can always decrease the size of your hut by decreasing the length of your chalk line. Hence, planting your willows closer to each other
How tall will my hut be?
Willows grow quite fast. As soon as they reach 1m60, you can bind them together to form your hut. You can choose to let them grow, if you wish to have a taller hut. Once binded, the approximal height is 1m50.
How many centimeters should there be between two willows?
20 cm = length of the sticks!
40cm for the entrance, or two sticks!
No need for a ruler...
How should form the hut?
Once your willows are tall enough, bind them two by two with the chalk line's string. Repeat this as otfen as needed to form your hut
Can I prune my hut ?
Of course. Prune it and reuse cutted willows to feed your rabbits :)
Do I need to use fertilizer?
Nope! It's not necessary
How deep should I plant willows?
As deep as the pot from the kit, about 15 cm. Roots shouldn't be visible once planted to avoid them to dry. If the hole is to deep, it not too big of an issue, willows will tolerate to have a part under the ground
Do I need to water them a lot ?
Like any other plants, willows require their owner to care for them at the beginning. Water them daily after you have planted them. After the first season, willows will have enough roots to grow on their own.
What will happen if I let it grow ?
Our hut will become a big bush, but it will never become a tree.
How long do I need to wait to have a hut?
Willows grow fast. Depending on our the quality of your ground, it will take them up to 3 months to have the necessary height to form a hut.
What happen if I plant my willows after the summer?
Willows will grow slowly during Fall, before loosing their leaves. During Spring, they will start to grow again.
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