In this practical video guide, Monty Don gives his trained pear trees their summer prune, to help ripen the developing fruits and ensure a good crop the following year. This method is ideal for trained and restricted forms of both apples and pears. Watch now as Monty explains in detail how to identify where to make your cuts.
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