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New Mango pruning? Opinions wanted

Posted by jwthought81 10b FL Keys (My Page) on
Tue, Aug 21, 12 at 18:30

Hi all,
I recently acquired an ice cream and a mallika mango at Home Depot which are grafted trees from Pine Island Nursery. I got these youngster about a week ago and I did some pruning as soon as I got them home. Now, Im looking at them and Im wondering if they would benefit from a more severe pruning or "pugging", in the interest of keeping them bushy.

Here's a few shots. What do you all think?
Mallika

From Mini-Orchard

Ice Cream

From Mini-Orchard


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RE: New Mango pruning? Opinions wanted

they look pretty lanky, wouldn't hurt to pug them, especially since you want a bushy form.


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