Essential Pruning Techniques

Essential Pruning Techniques

Trees, Shrubs, and Conifers

Book - 2017
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"Walks any would-be arborist through a veritable dictionary of trees, from abelias to zenobias." -- The New York Times Book Review

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 plant's growth and flowering habits. In Essential Pruning Techniques Tony Kirkham--the head of the arboretum and gardens at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew--shares 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: Revised edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781604692884
160469288X
Branch Call Number: 635.97642 BRO
Characteristics: 404 pages : colour illustrations
Additional Contributors: Kirkham, Tony

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