Practical, informative, reassuring advice, beautifully written and illustrated. A must for all fruit tree growers. It covers: 

  • Pruning goals and a few important tips
  • Choosing a shape for your tree
  • Training and pruning deciduous fruit trees from just planted to old and neglected
  • Tree Trickery: cunning ways to get the best out of your trees
  • The Art of Espalier
  • How To Thin Fruit
  • How to prune avocados, citrus, feijoas, grapes, figs, currants and berries

Pruning Fruit Trees: A Beginners Guide by Kath Irvine