Can Cherry Trees Be Espaliered?

A number of fruit trees, including cherry, pear, peach and plum, adapt to espalier training. Espaliered fruit trees produce more blooms, richer colors and more fruit while offering aesthetic beauty to landscapes. On property where garden space is limited, espalier allows you control the shape and size of fruit, ornamental and evergreen trees.

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