Let me share with you a beginners method to prune apple trees.
Every year in the winter I always tell myself that I am going to get this apple tree pruning job done. My story year to year is the same. Sure enough, March comes, and I am up to my neck in seed starts and tomato transplants. The apple pruning will have to wait. The beautiful flowers in May attract the honey bees.
Oh well, next year I will trim it. Hear I am now today. I have my hat, gloves, and gear in hand and I am looking at these wild narly trees and think, where in the world do I even begin. I am a ball of nerves thinking I am going to kill this precious source of fruit. Let me share with you a beginners method to prune apple trees.