3 Essential Pruning Tools Every Fruit Gardener Needs...Winter means pruning time for many fruit trees and bushes. It pays to have the right tool for each stage of the job. Over time I’ve whittled down my pruning collection to three types of tool, which no fruit gardener should be without...great new article out today from growveg.com
Red ball coated wtih glue and hung in apple tree to keep bug off apples....& other insect control ideas. Boil 1 qt. corn syrup & 1 qt. water to create a non drying sweet glue to spread with a paintbrush over colored construction paper as "Glue Traps" for insects Pink, blue or yellow flourescent works well.
Many gardeners inherit an ancient apple tree and are unsure as how to treat it. Old apple trees are both a haven for wildlife and a bonus to any allotment or community garden. With a few steps you can bring them back to health, the most important thing being to open up the center creating a goblet shape, that lets the air circulate preventing the build up of pests and diseases. The upright straight prunings can be used around the garden
Etrog Fruit Information – What Is An Etrog And Care Of Citron
Growing Etrog Citron: How To Grow An Etrog Tree - You may have never heard of growing etrog citron, as it is generally too acidic for most people’s taste buds, but it holds special religious significance for the Jewish. If you are intrigued, click here to find out how to grow an etrog tree.
Keep Your Strawberry Plants Productive with a Little Renovation