How to Prune Apple Trees | At Home With P. Allen Smith

Subscribe for new episodes: Allen prunes one of his apple trees, walking us through the process, what to look for, and the three Ds of pruning. Have any questions for P. Allen Smith? Leave your comments and questions below! Practical tips for style, comfort and sustainable living from designer and lifestyle expert P. Allen Smith. Allen dissects style and function to reveal the tips that will take your home and garden to the next level. More from Allen: More home tips: P. Allen Smith is an award-winning designer and lifestyle expert and host of two public television programs, P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home, P. Allen Smith’s Garden to Table and the syndicated 30-minute show P. Allen Smith Gardens. Smith is one of America’s most recognized and respected design experts, providing ideas and inspiration through multiple media venues. He is the author of the best-selling Garden Home series of books published by Clarkson Potter/Random House, including Bringing the Garden Indoors: Container, Crafts and Bouquets for Every Room and P. Allen Smith’s Seasonal Recipes from the Garden. Allen is also very active on social networks such as Twitter, Facebook, Allen’s Blog and YouTube as well as on the new eHow Home channel debuting January, 2012. His design and lifestyle advice is featured in several national magazines. Learn more at

2 Responses to “How to Prune Apple Trees | At Home With P. Allen Smith”

  1. how about to get rid of the grass underneath of tree…

  2. Great video. I have a huge crab apple tree in my backyard that I need to trim every year so it doesn’t grow into my neighbours yard. These are very helpful tips. Thanks.