Come to a hands-on workshop about pruning fruit trees at an orchard where there are large trees in need of help. There are a variety of mature trees that have been left unpruned for 4 or 5 years. Here's a rare chance to problem solve and actually work on trees in the real orchard environment. Our teacher will be Travis Dickson, who has been pruning fruit trees for 12 years and has taught many classroom style seminars about pruning theory. Come prepared for any weather, and bring your saws,…See More
"Heather - I was planning on just rooting the cuttings directly. I can;t see any sign of a graft on the original tree, but it is very old so may have just disappeared. If you'd like to try grafting a cutting onto your rootstock, have at it!"
I plan to make some extras......anyone interested?It's an old tree, unknown variety, which does well here. It hadn;t produced fruit for several years and then this year, in a last hurrah, produced a nice crop of small, sweet and spicy apricots which made very nice apricot crumble.Let me know!See More
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