Gardens & Landscapes

Perfect Pruning: A Practical Guide

Get to grips with pruning in your garden with this handy little guidebook from an experienced National Trust head gardener.

With useful, easy-to-follow advice on pruning all the plants that need it, including shrubs, climbers, and fruit trees, the author discusses the best equipment for pruning, from simple secateurs and loppers to pruning saws and powerful chainsaws. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this practical guide contains all the advice you need to keep on top of your pruning and make your garden even more beautiful.

About The Author

Simon Akeroyd has written several bestselling practical gardening books, including 100 Perfect Plants and The Good Gardener. He has a long and distinguished career in garden management for the National Trust and RHS and has also worked at the BBC as a horticultural researcher and writer on gardening programs.

  • Publish Date: March 03, 2020
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Category: Gardening - Techniques
  • Publisher: National Trust
  • Trim Size: 4-3/4 x 7-1/4
  • Pages: 96
  • US Price: $9.95
  • CDN Price: $13.50
  • ISBN: 978-1-911358-71-8

Author Bookshelf: Simon Akeroyd