Category Fruit plants

All about fruit plants, including fruit trees, berry bushes, and low-growing fruits like strawberries.

Apricot tree

Tilton apricot tree

The Tilton apricot tree is a hardy cultivar is perfect for home gardeners who want…

Planting avocado trees

Planting avocado trees

Avocados are famous fruits around the world, with a distinctive taste unmatched by other produce.…

Day neutral strawberries

Day neutral strawberries

Wondering what day-neutral strawberries are? Day neutral strawberries are a type of strawberry plant that…

Types of strawberries

Types of strawberries

Wondering about different types of strawberries? Knowing which kind you have makes caring for the…

Cosmic crisp apple tree

When to prune apple trees

If you grow apple trees in your yard or orchard, you will need to prune them regularly to promote fruit growth. Deciding when to prune apple trees may be tricky, but it's not rocket science. Regardless of whether you have new trees growing or mature apple trees to care for, the pruning requirements are pretty much the same. Take a look at when you should prune apple trees and the best way to do it.
Apple tree

How to prune apple trees

As you plant and care for apple trees, you will need to consider pruning them. Pruning trees don't only make the tree look nice; it helps the tree grow and bear fruit better. Learn about the different types of pruning methods and which you should use for different trees in your orchard. The goal is to give your fruit and branches sunlight and airflow for maximum fruit production! Keep reading to learn how to prune apple trees.
June bearing strawberries - honeoye variety

June bearing strawberries

Interested in growing June bearing strawberries? This category tends to have the most flavorful berries,…

Cosmic crisp apple

Cosmic Crisp apple

Cosmic Crisp apples are one of my favorite apple varieties because of their perfectly balanced…