The tree is generally healthy-lots of sun, water, nutrients, etc.
Tips and Warnings.
Oct 26, A few people have asked me about how I prune my young avocado trees, so here's a video in which I demonstrate how I do it. Enjoy! Nov 15, Many commercial avocados are now routinely pruned to keep the trees short, so that harvesting costs and other tree maintenance expenses are reduced.
Also more light shines into the trees, so that more fruit is borne on the lower branches. Light or minor pruning dutch tree pruning be done any time of year to correct imbalances or limb breakages. Jun 27, The best time when to prune an avocado tree is really anytime, as long as you are doing light pruning. If you wish to do heavy pruning on your avocado tree, then you may want to wait until late winter or early spring, which is right before the active growing period for the tree.
This will ensure that the tree regains its full shape faster. Avocado trees (Persea spp.) require very little pruning or training. Columnar growing species need some heading and pinching to encourage branching growth. Avocado fruit grows at the ends of. Mar 29, With a small number of cuts done every year, and possibly some pinches, you can keep an avocado tree down to 15 feet (my Hass), 12 feet (my Reed), even 10 feet. This is fruit on a friend’s Don Gillogly avocado tree that she keeps pruned to 10 feet: Or how about eight feet!