Create Small Fruit Trees with This Pruning Method

This revolutionary pruning method will give you more fruit growing options, because nearly any deciduous fruit variety can be trained to stay compact. Learn how and when to prune fruit trees so that they’ll thrive, even in small gardens.

Pruning For Height
During the solstice you should also prune for height. Head all scaffold branches and reduce their length by half. Apricots, plums and peaches can be pruned by two-thirds.
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