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Crab apple

Postby Paddles » Wed Oct 10, 2007 9:45 am

will a crab apple survive a drastic chop?
Instead of talking to your plants, if you yelled at them would they still grow? Only to be troubled and insecure?
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Postby guzzigirl » Wed Oct 10, 2007 10:42 am

I would think so, but wait and see what others say first. :?
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Postby taffyman » Wed Oct 10, 2007 4:47 pm

Yes it will Paddles - and a great tree for Bonsai. It's one of the apple family and in orchards, apple trees are quite drastically pruned.
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