The same procedure every year

it’s time for the „correct“ tree pruning!

Just after Christmas and New Year‘s Eve we need to cut our fruit trees. January is the traditional month to do so. But before you take up saw and shear we provide an overview of the conventional prinicples of winter pruning:Should you wish a stronger growth in the subsequent year, you should realize a radical winter pruning! A moderate winter pruning results in a slower growth in the subsequent year! Generally the growing of young shoots in the subsequent year depends on the winter pruning. Whereas the summer pruning reduces the growing of young shoots in the subsequent year and supports the fertility.

 

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