How to prune stepover apples in summer

How to prune stepover apples in summer

In this video clip, Monty shows how to prune stepover apples in summer, showing where to cut to keep them compact but fruiting well.

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In this short clip from Gardeners’ World, Monty Don demonstrates how to prune a stepover apple tree, explaining why and how to do it, where to make your cuts, how much to remove, and what the effect will be. He also explains the difference between summer and winter pruning. So before you wield your secateurs, take a look at this video guide.

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