The Q&A Archives: fruit trees New Boston TX

Question: Are the fruit trees that we buy at home depot self pollinating?What kind and how much fertilizer do we use on new trees?

Answer: Some fruit trees are considered self-fertile and others are not. Even among the self-fertile, a heavier crop will be produced if you have a second variety in your yard. Without knowing which trees you've chosen, I can't give you a definite answer, but here's a website listing which varieties grow best in your region, and which require cross-pollination:

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