Pondering Pruning and New Fruit Trees

Ponder. “To think about something carefully before reaching a conclusion.” Oh, the difference when we ponder! It’s a game-changing state of mind. And it is my gift to you this May – to send you off for a tool-free wander, to ponder your winter’s pruning. Having no tools to hand takes the pressure off, making […]

Have you pruned your fruit trees?

With only a couple of weeks left in the pruning calendar, I want to encourage those of you who haven’t yet, to give your fruit trees a good prune! When you prune you get the very best out of your tree. As simple as that. A fruit tree that towers over your head is a […]

A Pruning Story of Encouragement

Pruning can be scary. Today, I will tell you a story that I hope will allay your fears. Once upon a time I was a newbie pruner, and one of my first paid jobs was to prune back a huge old nectarine for a customer – a most special family fruit none the less. This […]

How to Prune Fruit Trees

A unique opportunity to really get to grips with pruning, in this hands-on workshop.