Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Pruning and Training

Alan Titchmarsh How to Garden: Pruning and Training

Summary

Deals with the basic skills that every gardener needs to know and understand. Think about what you're trying to achieve, whether it be formative shaping of the plant, maintenance, renewal or rejuvenation. Look at the best tools available for the job and the different techniques to use.

Includes:
* guidance on selecting and using tools and equipment
* comprehensive instructions on pruning plants, including roses, shrubs and hedges
* tips on how to increase cropping and flowering
* advice on training for shape and support

Alan Titchmarsh imparts a lifetime of expertise in these definitive guides for beginners and experienced gardeners. Step-by-step illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions guide you through the basic gardening skills and on to the advanced techniques, providing everything you need to create and maintain your dream garden.

About the author

Alan Titchmarsh

Alan Titchmarsh MBE is an English gardener, broadcaster and author of over 40 books, many of which have been bestsellers. He has twice been named Gardening Writer of the Year and for four successive years was voted Television Personality of the Year by the Garden Writers' Guild.
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