Client:: Ron Herman, Landscape Architect
Location:: Central, California
Geography:: Hardiness Zone 10a
Project Requirements:: The landscape architect located this wind-shaped tree on the site and called in Environmental Design to carefully move the tree to frame the entrance of this exclusive California residence.
Project Process:: The encapsulated rootball of the Coast Live Oak (Quercus agrifolia) measured 14 feet and weighed over 75,000 pounds. Special rigging techniques were utilized to deal with the non-symmetrical weight of the tree.