Trees and Shrubs forum→Pruning fruit trees

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May 3, 2018 5:35 PM CST
I planted two apple trees, two peach trees, and two pear trees in the fall. They are flourishing but I am reading about pruning and there is so much contradictory advice about it. Some experts say to prune all but leading branches, while others say leave them alone unless a branch looks like it is going at a weird angle or blocks another branch.


Oh and the trees were about 2 feet tall when we planted them, and one pear tree and one peach tree already have fruit starting! I didn't think they were supposed to fruit the first year after planting. Although maybe I was supposed to pinch the blossoms?

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