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Pruning

Pruning Rules

Beginners can learn the basic rules of pruning flowering shrubs, bushes, and trees such as how to prune and when is the best time.

PRUNING RULES OF THUMB: Good pruning begins with a thorough inspection by viewing the top of the tree and thoughtfully working your way back down to the ground.

Rules of Pruning

Rules for Pruning Apple TreesApple Trees

Rules for Pruning Apple Trees - Learn how to prune an old apple tree and use these five easy steps, alongside some scrumptious pictures, to keep them small and cure the common problems for apple growers.

This simple guide to pruning apple trees highlights the importance and simplicity of controlling rampant re-growth throughout your orchard while avoiding the habitual mistake of heavy-handed cutting.


Rules for Pruning Fruit TreesFruit Trees

Pruning a Fruit Tree - A simple guide highlighting ten rules of how to train your home orchard and which season is the best time to prune fruit trees and bushes.

Most gardeners understand the importance of training fruit trees to grow in a manageable size and pruning a fruit garden of apples and pears to keep the trees small.


Rules for Pruning RosesRoses

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Rules for Pruning BlackberriesBlackberries

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Rules for Pruning Cherry TreesCherry Trees

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How to Prune Plants and Trees; UK Rules Updated 2017