A grey but dry and hugely enjoyable Sunday afternoon was well spent on helping to finish off this year’s winter pruning work.
Here’s how I went about the first phase of restorative pruning on a mature apple three that has been sadly neglected for a few years.
Here’s how I pruned three stepover trees on our allotment plot, leaving them until January rather than pruning in late summer as usually advised.
On a grey and drizzly afternoon I spent a happy few hours helping to winter prune a few of the trees in Holly Mount community orchard.
Improving the branch structure of an overgrown and crowded plum tree on our allotment plot.
In which we remove the lower branches to create space for the tree’s owner to move around their garden.
Applying the Modified Lorette to our air-pot mini-orchard apple trees.