How high rabbit fence?

Old 10-20-05, 06:51 AM
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How high rabbit fence?

I had a new bush put in a couple weeks ago and the nursery told me I should put some chicken wire around it this winter to keep the rabbits from nibbling at it. I was wondering how high that should be? I see Home Depot has chicken wire in 2 ft, 3 ft, and higher. Is 2 ft high enough? Thanks....
Old 10-24-05, 06:03 PM
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Encircle the base with a 12 inch - 24 inch width of 1 inch mesh
chicken wire or welded wire. If you get more than 18" of snow, wider width will be needed. Leave wire in place all year.

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