apple tree

ollie farrelly asked 11 years ago

I have an apple tree grown from seed about 15yrs ago planted out back, it is in poor soil and about 6ft tall and 4 inch wide at trunk base. i intend to graft an eatin variety onto it. Im wonderin is it to old to move it?

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
An apple tree can be moved as quite an old tree but it must be lifted carefully and looked after for the following year in case of drought. They do not always succeed and it might not be worth the trouble.