General Pruning Resources
There are many sources of information about pruning. This FAQ is intended as a starting point into the subject.
UC ResourcesPruning Small Trees and Shrubs, Ventura County Cooperative Extension
, California Master Gardeners Handbook
Pruning Apple Trees
Here are some Extension resources about pruning apple trees. Be aware that some of the advice in these non-California resources may be specific to a different climate, but the general approach for apple tree maintenance should be the same. Videos: ...
Fruit Tree Pruning Resources
Our website has a selection of links covering Fruit Tree Pruning.
Peach Tree Pruning
Peaches and nectarines are usually pruned during the winter dormant season. It's important to know that fruiting takes place on one year old wood. The UC Integrated Pest Management website has a brief summary of peach and nectarine tree ...
These links provide guidance on pruning hydrangeas. While there's redundancy in the pages, they're all listed to let you decide which works best for you. Pruning Hydrangeas, Tulare & Kings County Master Gardeners Pruning Hydrangeas for Best Bloom, ...
Spanish Gardening Resources
En español — Spanish gardening resources in California: CA IPM website: Manejo de plagas en el hogar y en jardines . Resolver todo tipo de problemas de plagas en cualquier lugar y reducir al minimo los riesgos para las personas y el medio ambiente. ...