The Advantages of Growing Dwarf and Semi-Dwarf Fruit Trees?

Answer As humans begin to manipulate and better understand plants, they selected fruit trees for characteristics they desired, such as size and flavor. Fruit trees that grew to a smaller mature size or bo... Read More »

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The Advantages of Dwarf & Semi-Dwarf & Standard Plum Trees?

Plum trees come in three sizes: dwarf, semi-dwarf and standard. Land owners should consider their space, need for fruit and ability to maintain the tree before choosing which one is right for them.... Read More »

How do I plant semi-dwarf fruit trees?

The HoleDig a hole in the ground about a foot wider than the root ball. Mix equal parts compost with the soil, which you just removed from the ground to make the hole . Unwrap any covering and unti... Read More »

Distance to Plant Semi Dwarf Fruit Trees Apart?

Semi-dwarf apple trees are great for anyone looking to start growing their own apples at home. As opposed to full-size apple trees, semi-dwarfs are smaller in height and width, which makes them mor... Read More »

Can I use pigs to clean up around my dwarf fruit trees Will they hurt the trees while eating the fruit?

I just read a report for a MASTER GARDENER in Texas who tried pigs the way you are asking. It was a disaster. The pigs went after the lower fruit still on the trees and actually broke off many lo... Read More »