Tree (Small) Growing Guide

Soil

Prepare a large hole by breaking up the soil and adding plenty of compost or other organic matter

Position

Depends on variety.

Frost tolerant

Yes.

Feeding

Not required, unless closely spaced or just planted.

Spacing

Single Plants: 8′ 2″ (2.50m) each way (minimum)
Rows: 8′ 2″ (2.50m) with 8′ 2″ (2.50m) row gap (minimum)

Sow and Plant

Plant in mid fall or early winter when it’s not too cold for a little root growth to help them establish.

Notes

Prune towards the end of the season to remove any dead or overcrowded branches and to shape if required.