But to get the best from them it pays to learn a few.
Winter pruning apple trees It is important to carry out any pruning the apple tree may need during winter time as this is when the tree is not growing as much and any cuts made will have a better chance of healing due to the lower risk of treegrinding.barted Reading Time: 5 mins. Nov 30, Pruning apple trees in frosty weather does no harm whatsoever. As long as they’re dormant they won’t mind a little surgery, no matter how low the temperature drops.
Cut out the 3Ds – dead, dying and diseased wood How to Prune an Apple Tree. The main aim when pruning.