Add to EJ Playlist Learn to listen to your fruit trees. Don't fertilize by guess, fertilize by what your fruit tree needs. Tricia shows you how to find out what your tree is telling you about its nutrient needs.
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Add to EJ Playlist Pruning is a basic garden skill set. Tricia gives you the basics of what tools you need in your garden and when to use them. Learn the two main types of cuts and what they are used for as well as good sanitation practices.
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Add to EJ Playlist Learn how to grow and care for walnut trees. Walnuts are a great source of protein and are rich in Omega-3 fatty acids. These beautiful trees are hardy to USDA zone 4 and make a wonderful addition to your edible landscape. As a bonus in this video Tricia shows you how to prune walnuts, including how to make large pruning cuts.
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Add to EJ Playlist Persimmons are a versatile fruit and an adaptable tree. Learn how to grow this treat from the orient.
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Add to EJ Playlist Grow this ancient super food. Pomegranates are a beautiful tree or grow them as a shrub or even as a hedge. Enjoy glossy green foliage, showy orange flowers, and of course the delicious fruit. These long-lived, drought tolerant trees are a beautiful addition to an edible landscape.
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Add to EJ Playlist Tricia shows you how to plant an olive tree. These beautiful, long-lived trees are an excellent addition to water-wise edible landscapes.
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Add to EJ Playlist Cherries, pluots and apricots all best pruned in summer. Their other common preference is a modified central leader training system. This is also a great pruning and training system for persimmons, walnuts, pluots, pears and apples.
Add to EJ Playlist Grow citrus no matter what your USDA zone is. Many citrus adapt well to growing in containers and growing indoors. More info in our blog post http://groworga nic.com/organic -gardening/arti cles/growing-me yer-lemons-in-c ontainers We're the largest organic gardening supply company in the US. Family owned since 1976. Please visit us at http://www.grow organic.com.
Add to EJ Playlist Thinking about a buying a fruit tree? Start here! Tricia helps you make an informed decision when it comes to picking a fruit tree variety. Fruit tree questions? We have so many resources for you! http://groworga nic.com/organic -gardening/arti cles/fruit-tree s We're the largest organic gardening supply company in the US. Family owned since 1976. Please visit us at http://www.grow organic.com for top selection and deals on bare root and potted fruit trees.
Add to EJ Playlist Learn how to plant a potted fruit tree during the growing season in our video and blog post http://groworga nic.com/organic -gardening/arti cles/planting-f ig-trees-and-ot her-potted-frui t-trees. Everything you need to grow organic at our site http://www.grow organic.com
Add to EJ Playlist Keep your trees to size with summer pruning. Thin the fruit crops to get high quality fruit and improve next year's harvest. Tricia shares her tips on how and when to get it done. For more pruning info, visit us at http://groworga nic.com and read our blog posts on Summer Pruning http://groworga nic.com/organic -gardening/arti cles/reasons-fo r-summer-prunin g-fruit-trees and Alternate Bearing http://groworga nic.com/organic -gardening/arti cles/boom-or-bu st-fruit
Add to EJ Playlist Tired of worms in your apples and pears? Find out how to keep the fruit worm free in a chemical free way. Get more info plus organic gardening supplies at Peaceful Valley, GrowOrganic.com http://www.grow organic.com.
Read our blog post "Organic control of codling moths" http://intheloo p.groworganic.c om/2011/04/orga nic-control-of- codling-moths/
Add to EJ Playlist Learn how-to apply dormant oil & fungicide to prevent pests and disease in your fruit trees. Produced by Peaceful Valley & GrowOrganic.com where we encourage natural and organic gardening solutions. http://www.grow organic.com/
We are not making specific pesticide recommendations . Please read all product labels carefully and follow all label instructions.
More info for you in our blog post "Spraying fruit trees -- more details on dormant sprays" http://intheloo p.groworganic.c om/2011/02/spra ying-fruit-tree s-more-details- on-dormant-spra ys/.
Add to EJ Playlist Instructions for pruning a young fruit tree. Produced by Peaceful Valley & GrowOrganic.com where we encourage natural and organic gardening solutions. http://www.grow organic.com/
For more info, see our blog post "Fruit tree pruning -- where to go for research-based advice" http://intheloo p.groworganic.c om/2011/02/frui t-tree-pruning- where-to-go-for -research-based -advice/