BBC Gardeners' World Magazine Masterclass (On-Demand): Perfect Your Pruning in Spring

**Please note, this Masterclass was originally aired live in February 2022, this On-Demand class is the recorded session.**

Spring can be the busiest time of year for gardeners, with day length and temperatures increasing, our plants surge into growth, with many benefiting from pruning at this time.

Discover how to take the headache out of your spring pruning and get the best results from the plants in your garden, in part one of a three-part online Masterclass Pruning Series, with pre-recorded closing Q&A with Associate Editor, David Hurrion.
  • Hobbies & interests
  • Why late winter and early spring are a great time for pruning
  • Which plants to prune at this time of year
  • How pruning promotes strong growth for the year ahead
  • Why spring-flowering shrubs benefit from being cut back after blooming
  • The basic rules of which parts of a plant to prune first
  • How to prune to promote better shape and form
  • Ways to encourage more summer blooms
  • Pruning tips for newly planted shrubs and bushes
  • Which herbaceous plants to prune now
  • Pre-recorded Q&A with David Hurrion and Emma Crawforth
  • Categories:
    • Hobbies & interests
  • Price: £7.50
  • Language: English
  • Who can attend? Everyone
  • Dial-in available? (listen only): Not available.
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