Oregon State University Extension Service

I have a small orchard, is it too soon to prune?


Pruning fruit trees can be done from leaf fall; usually around November 1st until pre- pink or around March 15. Any time the trees are dormant or leaves fall, they can be pruned safely.

Depending on the year, prune before bloom.

Source URL: https://extension.oregonstate.edu/gardening/berries-fruit/i-have-small-orchard-it-too-soon-prune