trees 5.0 to 8.9 in. d.b.h. for softwoods and 5.0 to 10.9 in. for hardwoods.
Forest Stewardship] Trees from 5 to 7 inches in diameter at breast height.
trees 4 to 12 inches dbh
A tree of a size between a sapling and a sawtimber tree. Hardwood trees ranging in size from 5 to 11 inches dbh, and conifers ranging in size from 5 to 9 inches dbh.
Young trees, from the time their lower branches begin to die, up to the time when the rate of height growth begins to slow down and crown expansion becomes marked.