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Peach Trees growth crazy

Posted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 2:28 pm
by deadon
Hello, I live in Norfolk Va. I planted two peach trees two years ago.The tree limbs have grown at least six ft last year and another 5 to 6 ft this year, all this wild growth and few peaches. Help please

Re: Peach Trees growth crazy

Posted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 3:55 pm
by PaulF
Peaches are crazy growers and need to be pruned severely every year or two. Counterintuitive but it must be done. There are several on-line peach pruning sites. Pruning needs to be done in early spring before the sap begins to flow. The trees live longer and produce more by being pruned hard.

Re: Peach Trees growth crazy

Posted: Thu Jul 23, 2015 8:18 pm
by deadon
Thank you Sir.