He calls to Dering, the gardener, who is on a ladder, pruning.
The method of pruning is exactly the same as in the method just described.
There is much less perplexity in pruning the grape than in pruning tree-fruits.
Figure 29 shows the vine after pruning for a vase-formed head.
For an example, a problem in pruning is here stated and solved.
The unit of pruning is a fruit cane of 21/2 to 31/2 feet with its renewal spur.
The first, in common parlance, is pruning for wood; the second, pruning for fruit.
Pruning, the second winter the vine is out, depends on the vigor of the plant.
Advantage must be taken of this in the pruning system adopted in the East.
Understand what is meant by pruning, grafting, and manuring.