There's nothing like eating a fresh, ripe apricot straight from the tree, especially when you’ve grown it yourself. Apricots are fruits that can be grown by anyone. The trees are easy to care for when you become familiar with apricot growing conditions and common apricot problems. Here you will find information on caring for apricots in the garden and how to tackle pests and disease.
If you want a healthy apricot tree, it?s essential to stay ahead of the game, and that means keeping up a rigorous spraying schedule. Click the article that follows to learn more about spraying apricot trees for pests.
If you have an apricot tree in your garden, you?re probably asking yourself, ?Should I thin my apricot tree?? The answer is yes, and here?s why: apricot trees often set more fruit than the tree can support. This article will help with thinning apricots.
Ever finish eating a succulent apricot, ready to toss the pit away, and think, hmm, this is a seed. I wonder ?can you plant an apricot seed.? If so, how do I go about planting apricot pits? Find out in this article and give it a go.
Fresh apricots are a dream of many gardeners, but without blooms those fruits will never be. Find out how to encourage your apricot tree to bloom reliably in this article, and reasons an apricot tree won?t flower.
The anticipation for those first apricots of summer may be shattered if you discover apricots that have a soft center, otherwise known as pit burn in apricots. What then is pit burn and is there a remedy? This article will help.
If you are lucky enough to have an apricot tree in your yard, you may wonder ?why do my apricots stay green? and what can be done with apricots that do not ripen? This article will help apricot fruit not ripe falling from the tree.
Apricot trees are one of the few fruit trees with hardly any issues; however, you may observe apricot skin cracking on occasion. What causes fruit split in apricots and how can you avoid splitting apricots? Read here to find out.
Fruit drop on apricot trees is a common occurrence, although when it happens it may seem like your plant is suddenly very sick or dying. Don't panic, read this article to learn about apricot fruit drop.