Oct 13, In this video I will provide you with an update from my last avocado pruning video. PLEASE SUBSCRIBE TO SUPPORT MY CHANNEL =). Apr 19, Because avocado trees need lots of foliage to ensure a high amount of fruit, they don't need a lot of pruning. However, your tree may need some minimal pruning to maintain easy tree access, balance, and enough sun exposure.
If your tree Views: 51K. Aug 09, Pruning an avocado tree demands that you have the right equipment and that you know when and how to use it. For example, if you are cutting branches that are less than 1 inch in diameter, then hand pruners will do the job. Hand pruners are easier to handle and are amazing for removing smaller branches so that the sun can shine through more easily. Nov 15, The adage of “prune avocado trees cautiously” was heard round the avocado community and as a result many growers would not do anything.
The trees growing larger and larger and larger with the fruiting canopy going higher and higher and higher and picking costs and liability going up. Tree thinning was practiced, where every other tree would. Jun 27, How to Prune an Avocado Tree. The avocado as a houseplant shouldn’t be treated any differently than those grown outdoors, so pruning avocado trees indoors is no different. If you want to trim back the height, trim the tallest branch off the tree. The following year, trim the next tallest, and so on.
When it comes to the width of the tree. Aug 21, 3. Prune the higher limbs of your tree. Focus your pruning efforts on the limbs that are higher up on your tree’s central stem. Make clean cuts on the limbs with a sharp pruning tool to keep the limbs around 6–8 inches (15–20 cm). Cutting these upper limbs will help you maintain the height and shape of your bushtrim.buzz: 87K.