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How To Raise Healthy Cherries

Learn about dwarf and semidwarf cherry trees, find out about the mysterious-sounding "chilling requirements" for cherries and learn how...

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Fruit Trees

Top 13 Fruit Trees Projects

  1. 1. How to Grow Apples

    Plant your very own apple trees and you’ll have all the delicious fruit you can eat, bake or give away.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 2. Sweet and Tart Cherries

    Learn how to choose the best type of sweet or tart cherry for your climate and how to determine whether you'll need one cherry tree or ...

  3. 3. Nursery Shopping List

    DIY experts discuss 21 plant varieties and the planting information for each zone.

  4. 4. How to Grow Cherries

    Sweet cherries are great for eating fresh, while tart ones are best for baking. Both can successfully be grown in many parts of the cou...

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  5. 5. Pests and Diseases That Plague Cherries

    DIY Network experts explain some of the problems that can affect cherries and how to protect the harvest.

  6. 6. Fruit Tree Basics (01:54)

    Advice on how to get a reluctant fruit tree to bear fruit.

  7. 7. Barbecue Island (04:51)

    A small, odd-shaped yard is transformed into a griller's paradise.

  8. 8. How to Grow Peaches

    Peach trees can thrive in any number of climatic regions, making them suitable for most landscapes.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 9. Growing Citrus Trees

    Follow these tips from the DIY experts on how to grow your own citrus trees at home, regardless of your climate.

  10. 10. Pruning Apple Trees

    The DIY Network experts explain the principles of apple-tree pruning to achieve a bountiful harvest.

  11. 11. How to Grow Fig Trees

    Figs are a delicious and healthful fruit, and the trees are easy to grow. Just make sure to select a variety that’s right for you...

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  12. 12. How to Grow Plums

    Fruit trees make a great addition to any landscape. And with a wide range of plum varieties, there is likely a tree for every climate.

    Time:
    Several Months
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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