Fruit tree pruning is an art of cutting and removing the selected part of a fruit tree. It is most of the common technique to take care of your fruit trees. Pruning is not only cutting the tree branches but also include removing leaves, buds, and sometimes smaller branches of a tree. It is always good to prune fruit tree when you wanting a small tree to grow up quickly and start harvesting. But it is winter pruning is that option which supports good growth for your tree.
But what do you do when you already have a tree to prune which is large enough to get harvested. You can choose summer season tree pruning in such cases. You need to be very careful while doing summer pruning as cutting off few branches can push vigorous growth. You should not cut more than one-fourth branches of a fruit tree. You also need to take care of the hanging fruits which can get harmed while doing pruning.
It is always advisable to prune your tree immediately if they are disease or their branches are falling off. It is always easy to analyse the diseases of a tree in winter season because there will be less leaves available on the tree branches and visibility will be clear. During winter most of the insects also under the ground and will not harm the tree branches further. It is also very important to identify the disease of the tree and apply pruning in an effective way.
While doing fruit tree pruning topical vertical branch will encourage the growth of the tree and pop out horizontal branches will help in making the tree look thin with excessive fruit. You should always apply the most suitable pruning style to the tree so that it grows evenly and properly to keep it healthy and beautiful.
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