Pruning back dogwoods/Cornus for stem colour

The dogwoods or the various forms of Cornus make a massive impact in the garden for the winter months. Their highly coloured stems really shine out in the winter light. The best colour comes from the youngest of growth and if you are growing them for just the winter colours, now is the time to…

Pegging down roses

Always wondered how to get those lovely arching displays of roses and what roses work well? Well here’s my brief look on how to do it

Cutting back Hellebores

A brief step by step guide to pruning back the foliage on Hellebores, what ones it works on and why we do it

Hedge trimming tips 

a few tips of cutting your hedges both a little safety and a few tips on different ways of working

Pruning once flowering rambling roses

Pruning once flowering rambling roses is a sea of confusion, hopefully my latest blog will make it all clearer for you, as I take you step by step in how to do it