Pruning Made Easy

Pruning Made Easy - Gardening Book

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Pruning Basics
Tools - Techniques - Timing

By David Squire

ISBN 0806951133
128 pages, 6 1/4 x 10 1/4; full-color photographs; Paperback.

Pruning can be a simple, logical process, when you use the correct techniques—like the ones laid out here, covering hundreds of popular garden plants. Follow them, and you'll soon have the lush haven of your dreams. Encourage shrubs to produce colorful, longer lasting flowers. Remove crossing branches from all young trees. Shape hedges beautifully, train grapevines, and be sure to prune fruit trees, bushes, and canes if you want them to yield good-sized, healthy fruits. Plus—topiary and restoring neglected plants.

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