Lorette pruning system

noun

Definition of Lorette pruning system

: a system of summer pruning of fruit trees to encourage the development of fruiting spurs

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History and Etymology for Lorette pruning system

after Louis Lorette †1925 French horticulturist who originated it

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“Lorette pruning system.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lorette%20pruning%20system. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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