Essential Pruning Techniques
Trees, Shrubs, and ConifersBook - 2017
Pruning is an indispensable part of garden maintenance, but it is also one of the most difficult. Successful pruning requires a thorough knowledge of a plants growth and flowering habits. In Essential Pruning Techniques Tony Kirkhamthe head of the arboretum and gardens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kewshares his decades of knowledge and expertise and expands on the groundbreaking work done by George E. Brown. Step-by-step photographs clearly show the general principles of pruning, and profiles of 379 woody plants include advice on habit, attributes, reasons for pruning, and the best time to prune. Essential Pruning Techniques is a must-have reference for home gardeners and professionals.
Publisher: Portland, Oregon : Timber Press, 2017
Edition: Third edition
Characteristics: 404 pages ; 29 cm