spur pruning

noun

1
: a method of pruning grapevines in which the shoot of the previous season is cut back to a spur with one or two buds
2
: the removal (as from an apple tree) of fruiting spurs

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“Spur pruning.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spur%20pruning. Accessed 5 Mar. 2024.

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