Tree Care

Bio-Degradable Products offers a wide range of tree care products.

Please click on the links below for more information on our current product range:

For a copy of the most recent price list, call Tony on 0409 033 933 or email tony@bdproducts.com.au

Special Pricing available for all Government Agencies, Landcare and CMA members. 

Tri-Cone Tree Guards

tree guards by BDPAUSTRALIAN MADE TRI-CONE TREE GUARDS

DESIGNED FOR THE WAY TREES WANT TO GROW

These distinctive, highly visible pink tree guards are made of UV stabilised fluted plastic and are designed to protect seedlings from:

  • Herbicide drift
  • Wind
  • Sun
  • Dehydration
  • Predators
  • Adverse conditions

KEY BENEFITS

  • Can be re-used up to 3 times
  • Strong and durable for Australian conditions
  • Fully recyclable
  • Easy to install with a single stake
  • Easy to remove
  • Promotes improved growth rates
  • Packs flat for easy storage and transport

The tree guards have been used at the National Arboretum Canberra to decrease wind, rabbit and kangaroo damage to saplings:

SIZES & PRICING

  • Pioneer Guard: 250 x 130 x 95 mm high. For fast-growing young upright trees (e.g. eucalyptus, casurinas, acacias).
  • Shrub Guard: 500 x 280 x 380 mm high. Suitable for wide spreading low-growing shrubs
  • All-Rounder Guard: 380 x 250 x 600 mm high. Gives greater protection for slower growing trees which need long-term protection
  • Jumbo Guard: 600 x 300 x 755 mm high, requires 2–3 stakes. Ideal for advanced trees and fruit trees which need ultimate predator protection. Will protect from animals up to the size of a sheep

Traditional sizes:

  • 550 mm x 550 mm x 900 mm (stakes/mat not included – need three 22 mm x 22 mm x 1500 mm stakes stakes and a 650 mm x 650 mm weed mat) – Suitable for orchard trees and advanced trees. This guard provides the ultimate protection against predation
  • 550 mm x 550 mm x 1350 mm which is created from one and a half 550 mm x 550 mm x 900 mm guards (stakes/mat not included – need three 22 mm x 22 mm x 1800 mm stakes stakes and a 650 mm x 650 mm weed mat) – Suitable for orchard trees and advanced trees. This guard provides the ultimate protection against predation

We can also design and construct tree guards to suit any specific purpose.

why pink tree guardsWHY PINK?

Visible light can be split into a spectrum of colours. Green leaves absorb light from the red fraction to drive photosynthesis. Research has demonstrated that the colour pink reflects and focuses the red fraction, concentrating this photosynthetic energy to enhance plant growth. (Other colours are available on request)

As you can see in the comparison here, the pink colour of the guards accelerates growth due to stimulation of photosynthesis.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • Store in a cool, dry environment out of direct sunlight
  • All guards require stakes
  • Tree Guards include a hillside fold for sloping sites, and an optional anchor pin for high wind zones is available

For a copy of the most recent price list, call Tony on 0409 033 933 or email tony@bdproducts.com.au

Special Pricing available for all Government Agencies, Landcare and CMA members. 

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Who is bd products?

john hall and matt kilbybd products (Bio-Degradable Products) was created by two men who are dedicated to making a difference – John Hall and Matt Kilby.

Both well known in the horticulture and agricultural industries, John and Matt been developing products over the past 3 years and formalised the company operation as Bio-Degradable Products in 2013.

Matt is now contracted exclusively to bd products and is charged with educating and inspiring people everywhere to plant trees for future survival.

Our Mission

To repair the degradation of earth by planting trees as many trees as possible, as quickly as possible, with a system to ensure maximum survival, growth rates and simplicity of care.

Our Vision

bd products is passionate about growing trees and getting best possible outcome for better survival and growth rates.

After all, what is the point of planting millions of trees if most of them die?

Our products encourage a culture of ‘Do it right first time’ so we can ensure the replanting of our planet.

It’s all about ‘Global survival’ – we want to work with as many people, companies and governments as possible on the best ways to plant more trees for our future generations to enjoy for many, many years to come.

Our Values

  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Commitment
  • Loyalty to the cause
  • Sincerity in message
  • Best products, highest standards

To find out more about bd products, please get in touch.