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Just took a class on fruit tree pruning and for those of you in the Pacific NW it was highly recommended ~~stone fruits, such as peach, plum, cherry etc. are pruned in June -Aug only while "Pomme" fruits, such as apples, pears, figs etc. get pruned Jan. -Mar. Also, it was repeated over and over to NEVER prune more than 30% of the tree each year, even when it's tempting to continue cutting otherwise you do more harm to the overall tree. Great article here and helpful pictures, thank you !

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Thank you for the article; perfect timing as will get this done in the next few days before it snows again!!!
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Outstanding article loaded with important information! Fruit trees can be tricky and require a lot of proper care and maintenance. It's also vital to protect them from frost damage. Here is an article that explains ways to protect citrus trees from the cold:


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