Feb 16, Feb 16, The best time to prune fruit trees are after the coldest part of the winter normally at the end of February or early March depending on your location. Depending on the type of tree you have it may be better to prune a little bit later than too bushfall.buzzted Reading Time: 3 mins.
May 03, The best time for pruning fruit trees that are newly planted is in the summer after new growth has begun to sprout from the initial cuts. After new growth has reached 3 to 4 inches ( cm.), select the central leader and remove all other branches 4 inches (10 cm.) below it. TEN BASICS OF WHEN AND HOW TO PRUNE FRUIT TREES by Paul Vossen 1. Prune fruit trees when the leaves are off (dormant). It’s easier to see what you are doing and removal of dormant buds (growing points) invigorates the remaining buds.
Summer pruning removes leaves (food manufacturer), slows fruit ripening, and exposes fruit to sunburn. Summer pruning can be used, however, to slow downFile Size: 53KB.