Late spring and early summer is when plant growth is most rapid and vigorous, which is why many hedges and topiaries require regular pruning at this time of year to maintain shape and form. The golden rule is to always cut off as little growth as possible with each successive shearing. This ensures dense, healthy […]
Keep hedges in shape with ease If you’re looking for a tool that effortlessly keeps garden hedges in check, look no further. The STIHL HSA 45 is an ultra-convenient battery-operated hedge trimmer with excellent cutting performance, ideal for smaller trimming tasks around the home. It is part of the STIHL Lithium-ion range, and a great […]
Lightweight, nifty shears STIHL HSA 25 cordless shrub shears, with a choice of shrub cutter and grass trimmer attachments, weigh just 0.6kg and are ideal for trimming ornamental shrubs and small hedges and keeping lawn edges tidy. The HSA 25 shears feature a 10.8V lithium-ion battery, which guarantees complete mobility and a running time that’s […]
How to prune plums Pruning is the most important winter task for your plum trees. Here’s how to do it properly to ensure optimal fruit production in summer Plums need to be pruned in July and August to ensure top-quality fruit is produced consistently each and every season. Many trees in home gardens are neglected […]
This beautiful display of roses is one of the rewards of winter pruning, along with good soil enrichment, watering and fertilising.