Award winning garden author Doug Green does it again with this explanation of the techniques, decisions and how-to plants for using in hedges. He starts with the basics, using his recommendations for which plants to use for short or tall formal and informal hedging as well as the more popular flower-hedging plants. Simple but clear recommendations for successful establishment come next along with directions for more advanced techniques such as incorporating doors and windows into your hedges. And he finishes it up with the important descriptions of the available plants that make the best hedges. Want a fast privacy hedge? Doug tells you the best options. Want a formal evergreen look? Again, this ebook gives you the choices and recommendations. No wasted words, just effective gardening advice from this retired specialist-plant nurseryman and full time garden writer.
Doug Green is an award-winning garden author, author of 8 dead-tree books, and a 30-year veteran nurseryman growing thousands of species of specialist plants. He now owns and writes almost exclusively for 8 websites delivering over a million pages of gardening articles a month aimed at helping beginners garden better. A brand new garden and semi-retired lifestyle allows him time to garden and spend time sailing along with his writing. Insanely proud father of four and partner to a lovely woman who believes heirloom vegetables are the only true vegetables worth growing.read more