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remove du bushing Feb 25, We know you’re looking for an excuse to break out your pruning shears for the gardening season. Good news - it is time to prune your fruit trees!
The UMN Extension Horticulture team has you covered with videos and written instructions on how to prune home apple trees. This 3-part video series shows how to prune your mature apple tree.
Prune apple trees, including flowering crabapples, mountain ash, hawthorns and shrub cotoneasters in late winter (February-early April). Spring or summer pruning increases the chances for infection and spread of the bacterial disease fireblight. Autumn or early winter pruning is more likely to result in drying and die-back at pruning sites.
Mar 01, You certainly can--by pruning your apple tree(s). Extension Educator Annie Klodd, a fruit and vegetable specialist, says late February, early March is just about right for Minnesota gardeners. The trick is to do it at the end of winter just as the temperatures are rising a. The best time to prune depends on the species of the tree and the time of year. The best time to prune trees in Minnesota is between late fall and spring.
Dec 16, When to Prune Late winter or early spring while the tree is still dormant and before active growth begins for the season is the best time to prune apple trees. Buds are easier to see and work around and cut wounds have a chance to dry up before insects come out in the spring. You will see less effect on winter hardiness and overall tree shrubhauling.barted Reading Time: 9 mins.