Stop the fruit - Knowledgebase Question

Newark, NJ
Avatar for dstradfo1
Question by dstradfo1
June 15, 2007
Is there any way to stop a tree from producint fruit without having to cut it down?

Answer from NGA
June 15, 2007
Depending on what kind of tree it is, you may be able to have it sprayed in the spring when it is blooming to prevent fruit formation. Please check with your Rutgers county extension as to what might be available to use in your state that would be effective on the tree you have in mind. Also, I should mention that these products are not usually available to homeowners. They have to be applied by a professional. A professionally trained and certified arborist may also be able to advise you.

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

( No account? Join now! )