Video: Pruning a three-year old fruit tree

How to prune a three-year old fruit tree ready for a fruitful life as a half standard or bush-sized adult tree.

These videos apply equally to trees with fruits containing pips (such as apples and pears) and those containing stones (such as plum and cherry).

The plants in this video are all selected from our fruit trees for sale.

Fruit trees are available as bareroot plants from November through to March, and many are also available pot-grown for most of the year.

All of our fruit trees are guaranteed for one year.

Pruning a half standard - third and last year (of formative pruning):

Pruning a bush fruit tree - Year 3:

If you're thinking of adding fruit trees to your garden, or giving them as a gift, why not browse our selection below. And don't forget those planting accessories!

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