Tndeer Logo

Page 3 of 3 <123
Topic Options
#3248450 - 05/16/13 11:27 PM Re: Apple and Pear trees [Re: Coach B]
BamaProud
12 Point


Registered: 04/03/11
Posts: 5774
Loc: Shelby County, TN

content Online
I probably have about 30 pears and Apples planted in South Alabama. A few on every plot various species they do very well. Most produced in 2 or 3 years. All of the mature trees are 5-9 years old. We planted a few more 2 years ago when I snapped these pictures.





Careful with the fertilizer. My Mother N Law fertilized a pear by the cabin and the fruit broke all the branches. They were the size of youth footballs.

Putting a fence/cage around them is important. The bucks love to scrape them....we lost a bunch before we learned.
Never had a problem with water.
_________________________
Save the Little ones for the Little Ones.
Wine-Down Brewing and Winemaking

Top
#3250135 - 05/19/13 01:01 PM Re: Apple and Pear trees [Re: BamaProud]
smstone22
16 Point


Registered: 01/11/04
Posts: 16754
Loc: Allardt, TN

Offline
Good looking place Bamaproud!
_________________________
-QDM=Better Deer, Better Deer Hunting
-Let Him Go, So He Can Grow

Top
Page 3 of 3 <123


Moderator:  Bobby G, Unicam, CBU93, stretch, Kimber45, Kirk, Crappie Luck 
Hop to:
Top Posters
4104314
RUGER
85516
Deer Assassin
64196
BSK
59429
Crappie Luck
51368
spitndrum
Newest Members
Afleming17, 260rem, Hunter244, Woodsmaster, Tennessee Skeeter
13278 Registered Users
Who's Online
137 registered (Boll Weevil, 94user, Gray Ghost, rustyloafer, wayne, Pic IN the Casa, 15 invisible) and 175 anonymous users online.
Forum Stats
13278 Members
42 Forums
85124 Topics
1028691 Posts

Max Online: 788 @ 11/11/13 08:06 PM
Moon Phase
CURRENT MOON
April
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
Forum Donations
The TnDeer.Com Deer Talk Forum is for Tennessee Deer Hunters by Tennessee Deer Hunters. If you enjoy using our Talk Forum and would like to contribute to help in it's up-keep. Just submit your contribution by clicking on the DONATE button below and paying with PayPal or a major credit card. Any amount is much appreciated. Thanks for your support!

TN Burn Safe

Generated in 0.227 seconds in which 0.001 seconds were spent on a total of 15 queries. Zlib compression enabled.