Fruit tree pruning and garden services

Fruit tree pruning and garden pruning service based in Hexham, Northumberland. Insured. Nic Murray, 07854 732787.

Bare root season

Apples and pears are generally pruned during the bare root season, the end of November until beginning of April.

Summer pruning

Plums, cherries and other stone fruit trees are usually pruned during the summer months to minimise Silver Leaf disease.

Garden pruning

Shrubs and roses. Pruning and cutting back.

Why prune?

Pruning is required to maintain healthy plants and to balance fruiting habit and growth.

Tree Preservation Order

The Council's consent is not required to prune a fruit tree as part of its normal cultivation in a conservation area. Other works to a fruit tree including felling would require a notification.