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How and when to prune a pear tree?

Answer

Wiki User
10/02/2008

pears should be proned at the coldest possible time. your biggest fear is fire-blight which is a disease cause by bacteria which enters the tree via wounds. as for how- thin out the branches, preserve the ones growing horizontaly and cut off (right at the base) the ones growing verticly. good luck