Despite being considered “off-season pruning”, summer pruning of fruit trees has its place in the home orchard. For example, summer pruning may be necessary to [read more]
When it comes to fertilizing plants and trees, the package label is a wealth of information for application rates and [read more]
As a fruit-tree grower, you will become familiar with the concept of thinning fruit trees. Thinning is [read more]
It is possible to have an organic fruit tree orchard. First and foremost, always plant top-quality, healthy nursery stock, and [read more]
Although there are several ways to grow fruit organically, organic fruit growers share this concept: don’t expect [read more]
Well-established mature fruit trees that are in good health tend to thrive regardless of the season. Regular care and maintenance isn’t time consuming, but [read more]
One of the most important things you can do for new fruit trees is help them to become established in their environment. Once established [read more]
Traditionally, roses are symbolic of beauty and love. Rose bushes are attractive additions to any landscape and their blooms come in a wide range of colors. Roses are [read more]
When spring finally arrives, plants and trees start to wake up, and the gardening world gets exciting! It is also the time of year to [read more]
[guest post by Cristina da Silva]
Nothing beats eating fresh homegrown fruit, and the best fruit comes when you start your trees off right. There is one thing that we can do [read more]
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