[NAFEX] apple questions - espallier distance

Thomas A. Beckett thomas at tbeckett.com
Wed Nov 9 20:59:36 EST 2005


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Oops, sorry about the accidental post-to-list!

Thomas

Thomas A. Beckett wrote:
> Hi Lee -
> 
> I did check out that chapter in a copy I borrowed from our local
> library.  I liked the book so much that I ordered a copy for myself!
> You answer a lot of questions that I have had for years and which are
> not answered in the handful of other pruning books.
> 
> Thomas
> 
> lee reich wrote:
> 
>>>Also check out the whole chapter in espalier in my book /The Pruning
>>>Book. /As I mention in my book, you have to be careful applying systems
>>>developed in other parts of the world to your backyard because of
>>>differences in daylength, temperature, and rainfall patterns. The Alan
>>>Edmunds book would be worth reading not just for the good information
>>>(unfortunately not very applicable over much of the U.S.) but also for
>>>the great writing, in my opinion.
>>>
>>>Lee Reich, PhD
>>>www.leereich.com
>>>
>>>Books by Lee Reich:
>>>/Uncommon Fruits for Every Garden/
>>>/A Northeast Gardener's Year/
>>>/The Pruning Book/
>>>/Weedless Gardening/
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>On Oct 24, 2005, at 5:21 PM, Pete Tallman wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>>>Couiple more thoughts. (not so long this time).
>>>>
>>>>For branch training, I use a short length of nylon cord or rope like 12 
>>>>inches, and a clothespin. Wrap cord around the branch and the stake or 
>>>>branch and wire at a point that needs to be held, then clothespin the two 
>>>>ends of the rope to hold it. Easy to move around and adjust.
>>>>
>>>>There are good discussions of espallier in "The Apple Book" by Rosanne 
>>>>Sanders, and "The New Book of Apples" by Joan Morgan & Alison
>>>>Richards. See 
>>>>Also "Espallier Fruit Trees, Their History and Culture" by Alan Edmunds; 
>>>>lots of ideas. All are in NAFEX library.
>>>>
>>>>Pete Tallman
>>>>Longmont, CO
>>>>
>>>>
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