Stone fruit

This section of the site contains articles on stone fruit trees. Plum, cherry, lemon, sweet cherry, apricot, peach - all these are stone fruits.

Instructions for beginners: how to prune a walnut in the fall according to different schemes

Walnut kernels are tasty and healthy, used for making desserts and snacks. To get a rich harvest, gardeners need to know how to care for the tree and what agronomic procedures it needs. ...

A beginner's guide to planting almonds in the fall

Almonds are a unique tree. It has an amazing delicate aroma, beautiful pink-white flowers, tasty and healthy nuts. Once the almond tree was grown only in the south, today it has settled in the middle zone of the country. Almonds ...

Summer sweet cherry transplant guide for beginner gardeners

The best period for planting cherries is autumn. But sometimes there are circumstances in which a tree transplant is necessary at a less favorable time. At such moments, a novice gardener has a lot of questions. How to organize ...

When to prune cherries in the fall and how to do it right

Cherry is a fast growing fruit tree that requires constant maintenance. One of the obligatory agrotechnical procedures is pruning. It increases yields and extends the life of the plant. The event is not easy, therefore it requires careful study of the issue and compliance ...

How to ripen green peaches at home

Peach is a very fragrant and tasty fruit, so in summer not only the counters of markets and shops are filled with it, but also Russian gardens. It often happens that outwardly the fruit is ready for consumption - ...

Home-grown avocado fruiting or not

Avocado is a demanding tropical plant. Its seeds germinate easily, take root quickly and begin to grow, but with improper care and in unsuitable conditions, they die in 1-2 years. For caring flower growers ...

What is cherry pruning in summer for and how to do it correctly

Cherry pruning is traditionally done once a year, in spring or fall. However, summer formation is also favorable for the tree. Read on to learn about the goals of pruning cherries in summer and how ...

How to prune cherry plum in the summer correctly: schemes, stages and tips on the topic

Anyone who has already faced the problem when the cherry plum, planted on the site, is "harmful" and produces only small fruits, understands how important it is to take proper care of a demanding plant. When choosing garden procedures, it is important ...

How much and how often to water the apricot in the summer: detailed instructions

Apricot trees are not found in every garden, but any beginner dreams of growing this delicious, beautiful and healthy fruit. Although apricot is considered a thermophilic crop and grows in the southern regions, there is ...

Step-by-step instructions for pruning plums in the summer with your own hands

To obtain a healthy, abundantly fruitful tree from a plum sapling, it is important to prune so that the crown forms correctly. Many gardeners perform the procedure in the spring, giving the plant more time to recover before the winter frosts. ...