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Q.When and How Is Best Time to Prune an Apricot Tree?

susieqt added on November 11, 2012 | Answered

When and how is the best time to prune an apricot tree?

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Answered on November 12, 2012

Apricots normally do best with a light pruning after they have bloomed. Annual pruning of the tree will help with maintaining the tree's height. When you prune for shape, take off what you want for the height as well and then continue this each year to keep it at the height you require.

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