Best Tips for Growing Fruit Trees
air date: January 12, 2019
Yum! It’s so fun to pick juicy fruit right from your own trees. This week, we round up your questions: containers, growing on rocky soils, common problems, and which trees need another to pollinate. Get the answers with Jim Kamas, Fredericksburg Extension Fruit Specialist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension. See how to prune your peach trees (and others) with Zach Halfin’s cutting edge tips at Thigh High Gardens in San Marcos. So, what’s that interesting growth on your live oak tree? Daphne identifies a unique-looking gall. Plus, see how a gardener turned leftover tamale husks into plant starters make an easy, fiery salsa with your native chile pequins. On tour, a community grows together at the Festival Beach Community Garden and Food Forest.