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