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 What time of the year do you prune apple trees?

Answer According to the National Gardening Association, the optimal time to prune an apple tree is before new growth appears, usually in late winter. Proper pruning increases fruit production and quality ... Read More »
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What time of year do you prune citrus trees?

Prune citrus trees when little growth is occurring. In areas with cool winters, pruning should occur before warming spring weather. Similarly, pruning in dry, desert climates should occur between F... Read More »
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Can I prune apple trees in summer?

The best time to prune an apple tree is in late winter during the dormant season. Summer pruning should be limited to new shoots, dead branches, suckers and damaged wood. Do not prune mature, healt... Read More »
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How do I prune young apple trees?

WhipsTrim the apple tree to 30 to 35 inches tall using pruning shears. As a young tree, apple trees don't produce fruits, so summer pruning is not required. Prune only during the apple trees' dorma... Read More »
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How do I prune apple trees in Michigan?

TypeDetermine whether the apple tree bears fruit from tips, spurs or both. Tip-bearing apple trees produce fruit from the tips of last years growth. Spurs look like thick thorns. If you cannot figu... Read More »
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