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Winter - a fantastic time for planting Fruit trees

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Winter - a fantastic time for planting Fruit trees

While many people think of spring as the ultimate time to get out in the garden Winter is actually the best times to get out and plant fruit trees such as stone fruit, apples and pears. Getting fruit trees in the ground during the winter months gives them plenty of time to establish before the hot summer. If planting deciduous trees, you can minimise transplant stress by planting when the tree is dormant. You can also source bare rooted trees in winter, the advantage to buying a tree like this is they are often cheaper and more advanced to a...

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