The Complete Book of Pruning

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Knowing what to prune, when and how is a vital skill for any gardener. Pruning is essential for many plants, not just to improve their appearance, but also for their health and vigour. The Complete Book of Pruning is a detailed guide to the art, philosophy, and science of pruning.
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Overview

Knowing what to prune, when and how is a vital skill for any gardener. Pruning is essential for many plants, not just to improve their appearance, but also for their health and vigour. The Complete Book of Pruning is a detailed guide to the art, philosophy, and science of pruning.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781841881430
  • Publisher: Sterling Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/1/1901
  • Pages: 224
  • Product dimensions: 7.42 (w) x 9.68 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1 The Reasons for Pruning 7
2 How to Prune 17
3 Tools and Equipment 25
Part I Ornamental Plants Outdoors
4 Nursery Training of Trees 30
5 Nursery Pruning and Training of Shrubs, Roses, Climbing and Herbaceous Plants 37
6 Trees 46
7 Shrubs 61
8 Hedges 85
9 Topiary 99
10 Climbing and Wall Shrubs 105
11 Roses 124
Part II Ornamental Plants Under Glass
12 Shrubs Under Glass 136
13 Climbing Plants Under Glass 149
Part III Fruit Trees and Bushes
14 Nursery Training 156
15 Tree Fruits Outdoors and Under Glass 167
16 Soft Fruits Outdoors and Under Glass 198
17 Nuts 214
Appendix Legal Aspects of Pruning 218
Index 221
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    Before I read this book, I had absolutely no purpose in life. But now, thanks to the divine grace given unto me through this captivating, epic novel, I can go forth into the world and fulfill my purpose to the best of my abilities. No longer will I falter when faced with the brutality of trimming my hedges. It's INTENSE!

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