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Jan 042013

Restoring old fruit trees

Mature fruit trees offer a wonderful contribution to any garden or orchard. If properly cared for they can still produce annual crops of good quality fruit, as well as providing a valuable habitat for local wildlife. However, many people feel overwhelmed at the prospect of dealing with a gnarly old fruit tree, it’s limbs spreading in all directions and branches shooting up to the heavens.

The key to successfully restoring old and neglected fruit trees is to take things slowly!
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