Watch Tchukki Andersen describe how to rehab two little peach trees for fruit production. Click here to read the full article.
Are they the most optimal tree stock in the most optimal growing site? Of course not. Additionally, they had the bejeesus “pruned” out of them three years ago, leaving the homeowner wondering why they didn’t get any peaches that year. So last year you managed to break in there with some restorative pruning, and the new growth the trees put on late last summer gives you some hope for the future outlook of these struggling plants.
Tchukki Andersen, Certified Treecare Safety Professional (CTSP) and Board Certified Master Arborist (BCMA), is staff arborist for the Tree Care Industry Association.