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Selecting the Right Fruit Tree

Episode Summary

One topic that gardeners never get tired of chatting about is fruit trees. Whether discussing proper care, or when to fertilize or pruning techniques, many want to know how to get the maximum yield from their fruit trees. However, selecting the right fruit tree for your location, is the first step in the process.

Episode Notes

One topic that gardeners never get tired of chatting about is fruit trees. Whether discussing proper care, or when to fertilize or pruning techniques, many want to know how to get the maximum yield from their fruit trees. However, selecting the right fruit tree for your location, is the first step in the process.

Identifying the right cultivar for your zone, ordering your tree at the right time, and planting it in the right spot at the right time of year, can help ensure a bountiful harvest each season.

Our guest on this #treechat podcast is Susan Poizner. Susan is an urban orchardist, journalist, author of the Award-Winning, Fruit Tree Care Book Growing Urban Orchards and the creator of orchardPeople.com, an online training in fruit tree care. She is also the host of the Urban Forestry Radio show and podcast.

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