Pruning Loquat Trees

Prune loquat trees during late winter to early spring, before new growth begins. This timing helps the tree focus energy on new growth. Each cut should have a purpose, whether it’s improving airflow, promoting fruiting, or shaping the overall appearance.

NOTE: This is part 6 in a series of 8 articles. For a complete background on how to grow loquat trees, we recommend starting from the beginning.