PRUNING RASPBERRIES: The smooth green 1-year-old canes and the rougher brown 2-year-old canes are easy to tell apart. Each spring, 1-year-old canes are trimmed back to below the fruiting area, and 2-year-old canes are removed completely.
Espalier time chart: Espalier is a French word that originally meant “something to rest the shoulder against”; but it now refers to the practice of training woody plants/trees in a shape that makes it easier to get to the fruit and saves much space in the garden.
Growing Grapes From Cuttings Grapes are very easy to grow from cuttings. With proper care, a dormant cutting can be started in the spring and by fall will give a vine large enough to bear a cluster or two of fruit the next season. The important factors are proper care and preparation of the cuttings.
DIY Recycled bike tire trellis FOR any vine growing plant ... even morning glories at curb side or green beans in the middle of the garden and great for tomato plants - plant the tomatoes near the center .. will hold 2 plants one on each side
To ensure pollination of your RASPBERRIES, build a simple orchard mason bee house by drilling holes in a 4x4 and giving it a shingle-roof overhang. Secure the house to a sunny trellis pole, and the bees will come.