This book is a comprehensive series of gardening guides that combine a practical, step-by-step approach to growing plants successfully, with inspirational ideas for using and displaying them in the garden, on the patio and around the home.
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Pruning deciduous shrubs 1213 Pruning evergreen shrubs 1415
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