PruningBook - 2009
Smart Guide: Pruning provides information and instruction on the proper methods and techniques for pruning shrubs, roses, trees, hedges, and other perennial plants. The book tells home gardeners why pruning is important and how it can be used to maintain, train, and in some cases, revive damaged plants. Homeowners learn proper tool selection as well as techniques for pruning for specific purposes, such as maintenance and pruning to achieve a specific plant shape. An extensive gallery shows pruning recommendations for specific plants, including when to prune, techniques for shaping, general maintenance and bringing a neglected plant back to full vigor.
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Creative Homeowner, c2009.
Edition: Green ed.
Branch Call Number: 631. 542 PRU
Characteristics: 112 p. : col. ill., col. maps
Alternative Title: Creative homeowner pruning