Pruning: A Practical Guide

By: Rodger Elliot

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New, unread. This is a basic guide to pruning for the home gardener. This common sense handbook includes clear step-by-step illustrations and photographs of pruning techniques and common problems most gardeners are faced with.When it comes to pruning most of us fall into three distinct groups: the hackers, the snippers and the complete novice. Rodger Elliot's Pruning, a Practical Guide guides the hacker, gives the snipper confidence and initiates the novice. Too often pruning is only associated with fruit trees and rose bushes, but most plants respond well and will benefit from pruning. Pruning charts for over 1000 plantsSpecialized pruning techniques are also included, like coppicing, pleaching, pruning unstable plants, root pruning, rejuvenation and renovation, tree surgery and branching agents. Pruning, a Practical Guide was published in Australia, so if you live in the Northern Hemisphere you will have to reverse the seasons. The book is heavily illustrated with black & white photographs and line drawings. ; 168 pages

Title: Pruning: A Practical Guide

Author Name: Rodger Elliot

Categories: Gardening,

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Australia, Lothian Publishing: 1993

ISBN: 085091552X

ISBN 13: 9780850915525

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: New

Size: 6" x 9 1/4"

Seller ID: 5610

Keywords: PRUNING PLANTS Gardening Horticulture Pruning charts,