Wave-shaped Cord


wavy cordon, wavy cord, corrugated vertical cord


Espalier with a single cord that is wavy guided.

The wavy shape naturally curdles the flow of juice. This has two advantages:

  • The growth in the head is suppressed.
  • Vegetative growth and flower bud formation (fruiting) are evenly distributed along the frame branch.



The wave-shaped cord is easy to grow and maintain. To achieve a regular waveform, you should regularly tie the tree to a sturdy frame. Very suitable for espalier fruit with apple and pear. Similar to zigzag-shaped cord.

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