A visual aide for pruning fruit trees at planting. Proper pruning makes for a stronger central leader (the trunk) and stronger scaffolding (side branches). And, on semi-dwarf and dwarf fruit trees, pruning leads to earlier production.
Create Small Fruit Trees with This Pruning Method - Organic Gardening
This revolutionary pruning method will give you more fruit growing options, because nearly any deciduous fruit variety can be trained to stay compact. Learn how and when to prune fruit trees so that they’ll thrive, even in small gardens. From MOTHER EARTH
Plum and prunes have the increased ability to absorb iron in the body due to the high vitamin C content in this fruit. Plums neutralize the effects of free radicals & protects against the development of health conditions like asthma, arthritis, & cancer.