Unfortunately the tree had a number of weak unions at its base.
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We operate from Bristol covering the M4 Corridor. Apple and pear trees are generally pruned in the latter months of winter – January to February is the ideal but there is some flexibility here. All cherry and plum trees, on the other hand, should be pruned in early summer, after they have flowered but before fruit has fully formed – late May through to early July is bushremover.barted Reading Time: 7 mins.
To manage this and prolong the integrity of the tree we carried out a 10% tip prune all over with a further 10% to an isolated, ‘weakly’ attached limb.
The aim is to promote more leaf cover in the lower canopy which in years to come will eventually form the ‘outer’ crown - with no stem failure. Bristol Seed Swap Talks: Sara Venn Food justice and seed sovereignty in Bristol and beyond» Our annual Fruit Tree Pruning workshop returns, led by Tim Foster and hosted by Mike Feingold.
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