Peach Trees
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When do I prune peach or nectarine trees

Zone London UK | [email protected] added on October 12, 2018 | Answered

What time of year

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drtreelove
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Answered on October 13, 2018

Prune during winter dormancy or early spring before flower and leaf formation.
Apply a dormant spray with Lime Sulfur or copper fungicide right after pruning to suppress peach leaf curl fungus infection.
RHS (Royal Horticultural Society) has good resources for UK gardeners:

https://www.rhs.org.uk/videos/advice/Peach-pruning

https://www.bookdepository.com/RHS-Handbook-Pruning-Training-Royal-Horticultural-Society/9781845337797

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