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sapling

a young tree

sapling

[′sap·liŋ]
(botany)
A young tree with a trunk less than 4 inches (10 centimeters) in diameter at a point approximately 4 feet (1.2 meters) above the ground.
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Sharing details, he said that 90,000 saplings would be planted in Rohi Park; 180,000 in Special Children Park; 25,000 in Ladies Fareed Park; 10,000 in Madar-e-Millat Park; 5,000 in Elaichi Pir Park; 25,000 in Circular Road Median; 10,000 in Ahmedpur Road Central media and green belt; 7,000 in Model Town B central Median; 5,000 in Median between Fareed Gate to General Bus Stand; 5,000 at Chowk Fawara; 5,000 at Derawari Gate Chowk; 5,000 at Fareed Gate Roundabout and 2,000 at Library Chowk.
He said in the first stage, 35,000 saplings would be distributed among volunteers, who would plant these at places where they could better look after them.
Sukkur Civil Division has a target of 1,600,000 saplings and today 80,000 saplings are being planted.
The Capital Development Authority would join the campaign from Feb 15 and would plant saplings in collaboration with various non-government organisations, schools, colleges and universities, he said.
Keeping a margin of 15-20% or more of saplings to fill in the gaps formed by the mortality of saplings in the first year, 6.
Soon after the marriage, the in-laws family, led by groom's father-in-law Dr Ravikant Sinha, reached Badshahpur village on Friday and planted 250 saplings in and around the village with the help of local villagers, the local media reported.
CDA claims it plants a million saplings of various species every year.
Mick McCann from | Zoe's Place has his spade at the ready to plant saplings donated by Darren Lloyd from AJ Lloyd Funeral Directors
Farmers appreciated this initiative of the agriculture department as poly houses produce saplings before their expected time to hit the markets.
Over the weekend, the official said, the department distributed as many as 20,000 saplings.
Macmillan will help Sapling scale its activities and will also make an investment to extend into new disciplines.
8 November 2012 - New York City-based Macmillan New Ventures, a technology innovation unit of British media company Macmillan Publishers Ltd, said today it had bought Texas-headquartered homework and learning software provider Sapling Learning Inc.