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Apple tree pruning - water shoots

Here's one for you all: Last winter I pruned all dozen or so oldish apple trees and they've mostly fruited very well.  However, several of them have produced a lot of water shoots which I neglected to prune off in June.  Is it too late to do it now?

They're James Grieve, Holstein (yum - highly recommended!) and Crispin; all spur-bearers.

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  • pansyfacepansyface PEAK DISTRICT DerbyshirePosts: 18,626

    You can always do it now and then again next summer.image

    Always good exercise.image

    Apophthegm -  a big word for a small thought.
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