How to Prune Apple Trees. Growing fruit at home can be a rewarding experience, both in the process and the results. If you've been cultivating an apple tree and want to get maximum fruit production out of it, you've likely looked into the.
Pruning apple trees in South Carolina home gardens and orchards. How to train and prune apples for fruit quality, pest control. Heading and thinning cuts, training neglected tree, watersprouts, suckers.
A visual aide for pruning fruit trees at planting. Proper pruning makes for a stronger central leader (the trunk) and stronger scaffolding (side branches). And, on semi-dwarf and dwarf fruit trees, pruning leads to earlier production.