Follow the lifecycle of a single apple bud from dormancy to harvest, in this series of 40+ photos.
In the face of all the best advice to the contrary, I’ve decided to try growing a new apple variety or two from seed.
An interesting idea that still has potential, but mistakes (many mistakes) were made. Time to reboot.
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 plant out our new fruit trees into air-pot containers.
Taking delivery of our fruit trees from the National Fruit Collection at Brogdale.