This BBC Gardeners' World Magazine Masterclass Online: Success with Late-Winter Pruning with host, David Hurrion is a must for anyone wanting to keep their plants in shape and performing to their maximum. It will help you understand which shrubs and fruit bushes need pruning now, identifying the ages of wood so you’ll instinctively know where, when and how to prune. David will show how to make the right cuts so that you’re armed with skills which every gardener needs to get the best from their garden.
All registered attendees will also be able to view a recording of this Masterclass, an email link will be sent to you shortly after the end of the live session.
Why do we need to prune plants in late winter?
Understanding the growth state of woody plants in late winter & why this is crucial to pruning.
Effects of pruning.
Making the correct pruning cuts.
Pruning in the dormant season.
Specifics of late winter pruning.
Pruning young and newly planted shrubs to aid establishment.
Closing with live Q&A session with David Hurrion & Emma Crawforth.