Follow the lifecycle of a single apple bud from dormancy to harvest, in this series of 40+ photos.
I’ve pruned two very different crab apples this year – here’s how I approached each one, and the results of the work.
Last year our fig tree was hit by a late frost. Every apical bud and fruitlet was killed. But that was far from the end of the story…
Wondering how to i.d. a mystery apple or pear variety? Here’s a guide to: doing it yourself, asking an expert, and DNA testing.
In part one of this article I explore the detailed story of the dried, pressed apple dessert known as the ‘Norfolk Biffin’.
The recent UK-wide cold-snap will have been really good for our fruit trees – here’s why.