A guide on how to straighten and level off low hedges like box, yew
Tag: pruning equipment
Pruning Rosa Rugosa roses
Rosa rugosa group of roses are some of the hardest, toughest roses that we can grow here in the uk. They take north, south, east and west facing sites. Most soil types apart from very waterlogged soils, indeed, they will grow quite happily in pure sand on the high tide mark on the beach! They…
Dead heading and summer pruning on roses
A brief look at summer pruning of roses and how to do it
Cloud pruning- turning a blob into a sculpture, how to do it!
Cloud pruning is becoming more and more popular now, this blog is a guideline to turn a blob shape into something of architectural beauty
Pruning cuts, how to get them right. Part 2
The second part of my look at the basics of pruning, this time I am looking at using pruning saws
Pruning cuts-how to get them right! Part 1.
A look at the basics of pruning, making the cut with the secateurs, where to cut and why? The start of my pruning plants series of blogs
Tool review-ARS telescopic long reach pruner 180ZR-3.0-5
A review of the excellent ARS long arm pruners