Feb 04, Time to Prune Fruit Trees in Texas. February 4, It’s just about that time to prune your fruit trees, while they’re still dormant.
Fruit trees are treated a bit differently than shade trees when it comes to pruning. While we never want to over-prune or over-thin our large shade trees, smaller fruit trees are often heavily pruned each. Oct 27, Pruning your plum tree step-by-step. While winter pruning is recommended for many fruit trees, you will find that plum trees are best pruned in late summer/early fall. Apple trees are among the easiest, and most forgiving, trees to prune, but plums are just as easy.
Learn how to trim one and the rest will be easy, as the base principles of. Mexican plum’s a native, deciduous tree with beautiful, fragrant spring blooms in February and early March. Its white flowers, similar to other fruit trees in the Prunus family, are highly attractive to bees and other pollinators. At maturity, Mexican plum’s about ′ tall, with spreading branches, perfect for smaller gardens.
Sep 06, Pruning trees when they’re dormant helps the cut wounds heal faster, reducing the risk of disease and insect infestation.
To get a little more specific about the best times to prune certain varieties of Texas trees, late winter is the best time to prune Texas trees that are either non-blooming or summer-blooming.