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Thinking about growing your own fruit trees? No matter how little space you have, there’s almost always room for at least one fruit tree.
5 Tips for Fruit Trees in Small Gardens
I grow a LOT of fruit trees in a small space. Some in containers, others in the garden. It’s highly productive and I grow kilos of fruit every year. Some fruit trees are young and on their way to producing. Others are putting food on the table regularly!
Here, I grow a lot of tropical fruit trees like bananas, papaya, mango, mulberries, citrus and peaches. It takes time to get to know each fruit and how much space they require to be productive.
It can be overwhelming if you’re just starting out growing fruit trees, so I hope these tips help you avoid expensive mistakes.