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Measuring a standard tree

The normal method of measuring the size of a standard tree is by its girth. This measurement refers to the circumference or girth around the stem of the tree at a height of 1metre above ground level.

Measuring a feathered tree

The normal method of measuring the size of a Feathered or Multi-stem tree is by its overall planted height and is usually given as a bracketed measurement. Eg 200-250cm.