American Horticultural Society pruning and training

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DK Pub., Aug 1, 1996 - Gardening - 336 pages
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The American Horticultural Society offers this comprehensive and practical guide to the correct pruning and training of more than 800 ornamental plants and fruits. Filled with specially commissioned photographs and detailed with "before and after" illustrations, this book offers all the information any gardener needs to maintain attractive well-pruned and trained trees, shrubs, climbers, roses and fruit. More than 1,500 illustrations.

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Best general pruning book I've found. Read full review

Review: American Horticultural Society Pruning & Training (American Horticultural Society Practical Guides)

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The BIBLE of pruning and training. Part of the curriculum when I went to Horticulture school in 2001 and I still refer to it I it's very weathered state all the time! Read full review

Contents

Fruit tree forms
94
Ornamental shrubs
149
Soft fruits
217
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About the author (1996)

The American Horticultural Society educates and inspires people of all ages to become successful and environmentally responsible gardeners by advancing the art and science of horticulture. The former director of the Royal Horticultural Society, Christopher Brickell is the editor-in-chief of DK's The AHS Encyclopedia of Gardening and co-author of AHS Society Pruning and Training.

David Joyce is a celebrated garden writer and planting consultant, and an expert in the techniques of pruning and training plants. He has written many books, including "The Ultimate Container Garden," He lives in England.

Laura Stoddart's illustrations appear in many magazines, including "Gardens Illustrated," "World of Interiors," "Gardens Illustrated" and "Vogue Entertaining," The delicate style of her work will be familiar to readers as the illustrations on Crabtree & Evelyn products. She also lives in England.

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