The water-table should be at least two feet from the surface.
A member: I should think that would depend quite a little on the height of the water-table.
If you were planting on land where the water-table is low, you would leave more tap-root?
Mr. Lake: But the capillarity of the soil provides water for the tree above the water-table.
Would you feel like saying that a water-table at 24 inches was neither too low nor too high?
Wren told him 'water-table,' which he then inserted in the text, striking out the marginal note.
The surface of the water in the supersaturated soil is known as the “water-table” and is exemplified in water standing in a well.
The corner-boards and the water-table (the horizontal board at the bottom of the house) should also be nailed in place.
Cellars were not practical in the low-lying areas, for in wet weather the water-table is level with the ground.
Centrifugal pumps usually are set in dry wells a few feet above the water-table.