Cut the 5 main branches in half.
Jun 22, stumpmulching.club Today we welcome in the longest day of the year! In addition to the Summer Solstice we talk all about pruning gooseberries.
Check out Missing: Greenville VA. Jun 19, Prune to a bud that faces upwards. An upward-facing bud will help the plant grow up toward sunlight before the weight of the fruit begins to pull it down. The natural tendency of the gooseberry 98%(49). Jun 17, Young bushes can produce a great deal of growth in early Summer which is best reduced a little so that more air and sun gets in to help the fruit and wood to ripen.
Low branches will grow into the mulch, where they may become entangled in weeds or leave fruit to rot.
Leave any branches you want to make leaders to get the bush bigger. Cut some of the new growth back to about 4 inches, especially in the centre of the plant. Now is a good stumpmulching.clubg: Greenville VA.