Pruning Simplified (Paperback)

A Step-by-Step Guide to 50 Popular Trees and Shrubs

By Steven Bradley

Timber Press, 9781604698886, 192pp.

Publication Date: February 5, 2019

List Price: 19.95*
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Intimidated by pruning? This must-have handbook makes it easier than ever. 

Paying a professional to prune your trees and shrubs is an unnecessary expense. You can tackle most trees and shrubs on your own, and Pruning Simplified shows you exactly how to do it. This useful guide offers expert advice on the best tools for the job, specific details on when to prune, and clear instructions on how to prune. Profiles of the 50 most popular trees and shrubs—including azaleas, camellias, clematis, hydrangeas, and more—include illustrated, easy-to-follow instructions that will ensure you make the right cut the first time.

About the Author

Steven Bradley is director of horticulture at Merrist Wood in England. He is respected as one of Great Britain’s foremost horticulturists.