A popular practical guide to pruning trees, shrubs, roses and climbers.
From Back Cover:
"The Definitive illustrated guide to pruning and training over 800 Plants
PRACTICAL A-Z APPROACH. Plants are grouped and listed alphabetically, with detailed information on the general pruning principles for each group and the growth habits and particular needs of the individual plants.
CLEAR STEP BY STEP IMAGES. Superb colour illustrations and photographs show you exactly where and how to make pruning cuts to bring the best out of ornamental trees, climbing plants, tree fruits, soft fruits, shrubs and roses.
SPECIAL TECHNIQUES FOR VISUAL EFFECT Coppicing, topiary, pinch pruning and pergola-trainng are some of the more specialised pruning and training techniques that feature alongside fully-explained routine tasks."