Improving the branch structure of an overgrown and crowded plum tree on our allotment plot.
In which I attempt to save our damson from the ravages of an aphid infestation.
In which we remove the lower branches to create space for the tree’s owner to move around their garden.
A day of pruning tuition and practice at Platt Fields community orchard with the Orchard Project.
Preparing the ground for a 20-tree orchard on a derelict allotment plot.
Applying the Modified Lorette to our air-pot mini-orchard apple trees.
Thinning out weaker, surplus fruitlets helps to improve the size and quality of the final fruits.
A healthy display of blossom should hopefully mean a few fruits to enjoy later in the year.
In which we introduce our new fig tree to its fig-pit home.
In which we plant out our new fruit trees into air-pot containers.