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Dwarf trees that are commonly available include nectarine olive pear peach apricot apple cherry fig citrus and quince.A dwarf tree could be feet however a miniature tree remains between feet keeping it smaller.
A visual aide for pruning fruit trees at planting. Proper pruning makes for a stronger central leader (the trunk) and stronger scaffolding (side branches). And, on semi-dwarf and dwarf fruit trees, pruning leads to earlier production.
Using Dwarf Fruit Trees in Your Home Orchard - Organic Gardening
See our ingenious pruning method for growing an orchard in a small backyard. Shown: Kept small with timed pruning, this Fuji apple tree stands about 4 feet high and wide and produces an ample crop of full-size fruits. - Home And Garden