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  1. Anchoring Your True Dwarf Apple Trees

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    Protect Your Crop From Damaging High Winds With These Simple Tips

    Growing fruit trees at home has never been more popular! People are loving the idea of having an abundance of super-fresh, homegrown fruit…even in small space gardens.

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  2. Top 5 Best Winter Apples for Storing!

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    It’s Apple season! But many Apples with thin skin won’t stick around for long and you’ll be rushing to use up your harvest. So you need good, old-fashioned storing Apples! Plus, once those early and mid-season Apples are done, you will still want a tre

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  3. Fruit Tree Pollination: Does Your Fruit Tree Need a Friend?

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  4. Top 5 Best Apples for Fresh Eating!

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    It’s Apple season! One of the most highly anticipated treats for a gardener is plucking a fresh Apple from your tree that you grew yourself and taking a bite out of it while it's still warm from the sun!

    The last thing you want is for that first b

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  5. Understanding Grafted Plants and Rootstocks

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    Many types of today's fruiting and flowering trees and shrubs have been grafted. As are many Shade and Ornamental trees, Evergreens, some Grapes, and some Roses are grafted onto rootstock.

    Why are so many plants grafted, what are the benefits,

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  6. Best Fruit Trees for Your Colder Climate

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    Growing fruit from home opens up a brand new world of possibilities. Pies, jams and a variety of health benefits are only seasons away! However, potential growers need to make sure their fruit producers can survive long enough to bear fruit first! 

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  7. Crabapple Tree Care Tips and Selection Guide

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    Crabapple trees are common landscaping Flowering Trees with a ton of perks! Whether you call them Crabs, Crab Apples, or Crabapples, the fragrant blooms, lush foliage, fall color and persistent ornamental/edible fruit of these Apple tree cousins, will

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  8. Trees to Plant For Spring Flowers and Fall Fruit!

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    We always look forward to fragrant, beautiful spring blooms, then wait salivating for juicy fruit to ripen in the fall! The beauty of fruiting plants is that they flower first! Some flowers are massive dramatic displays, while other fruiting trees may

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  9. Fruit Trees to Plant for an October Harvest!

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    For most of the country, the nights are cold or getting chilly, maybe even teasing us with freezing temperatures, causing us to run out and cover those last flowers or veggies in case of a freeze. The days may struggle to warm up enough for you to not

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  10. Top 5 Best Apples for Baking!

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    It’s Apple season! One of the most highly anticipated treats for a gardener is using their ripe fruit in their baked goods and showing off around the dessert table!

    Want to impress this coming holiday baking season? You need an Apple that holds i

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