Standard Sized Apple Trees?

Answer The standard sized apple tree is no longer the common apple tree that people plant in their backyards. For many, the space in the yard is too small to support a large tree. New hybrids that boast r... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Standard Sized Apple Trees

How do I tell tip bearing apple trees from spur bearing apple trees?

SpursLook for spurs (thick, thorn-like growths) on the apple tree's branches. If fruit production has started, the apples develop on the spurs. If you have spurs on the tree, you have either a part... Read More »

Are dwatf citrus trees as good as the full sized ones. can you name a few?

MASTER GARDENER TO THE RESCUEDwarf citrus are wonderful trees. Most put out 2/3 as much fruit in half the space of the standard sized citrus. you save time, space, water, plant food, etctoday alm... Read More »

I have room for 3 med sized citrus trees but I am not sure which ones to buy?

MASTER GARDENER TO THE RESCUE.Hey, you looking for a job? Sounds like you'd be a great Master Gardener. You did your homework, and did a text book dig and drain for southern calif DG soil. After... Read More »

Cedar-Apple Rust on Apple Trees?

Cedar-apple rust is a fungal disease that affects most types of apple trees (Malus sp.), including crab apples. It also affects eastern red cedar trees (Juniperus virginiana L.). In fact, the fungu... Read More »