Weekend Gardener

Blog based on my best-selling ebook "The Weekend Gardener"- The Busy Persons' Guide To A Beautiful Backyard Garden by Victor K. Pryles

Friday, April 28, 2006

It's Such A Beautiful Day!

I'm stopping just long enough to drop off a quick tip for you because it's such a beautiful day here in New England that I'm busy working in my garden. Hedges, I'm working on, hedges , the subject:

Formal heges require time-consuming shearing several times a year or they look very unattractive.

Quick Fix: Transform formal hedges into informally pruned hedges, which have a natural shape and require much less attention. Be patient, the compete make-over may take several years of corrective pruning.