Pruning

PruningWhy Prune? Create and maintain strong structure. Produce a healthy tree with a functional and pleasing form by removing as little live tissue at any one time. To maintain size. To improve flowering or fruiting. Basic Tools Pruning shears, bypass or anvil. Bypass is best, less damage to tree. Shears prune up to ó” branch. Pruning loppers.…

Growing Orchards In Wyoming

Growing Orchards In Wyoming“The Ultimate Houseplant” Orchids are the ‘ultimate houseplant’ because they grow in the same conditions as your other houseplants but their flowers last so much longer. Orchids also offer a huge variety of flowers. Some of the most exotic blooms in the world can be yours to enjoy at home with no more care than…

FireBlight – Bacterial Disease

FireBlight – Bacterial Disease Fireblight is a bacterial disease that is particularly destructive to apples and crabapples. It also affects serviceberry, mountain ash, pears, cotoneasters, and, in some cases, cherries and plums. Fireblight is spread by wind, rain, splashing water, birds and insects. It is highly contagious and is common in the valley here in Sheridan County. It is…

Growing Blueberries

Planting and Care of Blueberries Yes, we can grow blueberries here! Here are some helpful tips and tricks to be successful!  Planting Planting and Care of Blueberries Blueberries need a pollinator. This means that 2 different varieties are required to get fruit production. And of course pollinators such as bees are helpful! Landons carries blueberries…