Category Archives: Hedge Trimming

Tips for Trimming Cedar Hedges

Cedar hedges can grow rather quickly and in order to keep the hedge healthy and looking its best it is advised that you trim the hedge two times per year. Preparing to trim your cedar hedge Hedge trimming can be … Continue reading

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Snow damaged plants in the garden

This spring will surely be a time of repairing and replacing plants in Vancouver gardens. Vancouver gardeners have experienced an extreme winter to say the least. Several snowfalls brought heavy, wet snow to our landscapes. Following the snow were periods … Continue reading

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Primp and prune the garden in spring to reap the rewards come summer.

Treat your plants to some TLC. Check for dead branches or winter damage and prune them cleanly. Trim perennials or grasses that have been left through winter. Formal hedges benefit from a trim and look clean with manicured, straight lines.  … Continue reading

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Fall Hedge Trimming

Cutting established hedges A properly maintained hedge should have a relatively light amount of growth to be trimmed in fall. This is easily done with a pair of well-sharpened powered hedge clippers. Powered hedging shears are very effective when used … Continue reading

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New hedge care: how to grow a full, thick hedge

Have you had a new hedge planted recently, in the past year? This is the time to set your hedge straight with proper care. In this article we will cover hedge trimming, watering, fertilization and common mistakes homeowners make after … Continue reading

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Fall Gardening Chores

The cool, crisp air has caused all the leaves to fall. Your street has extremely large street trees, and the leaves are falling. You’ve been patiently waiting for the last leaf to drop before collecting all the leaves, or you’ve … Continue reading

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The When And How Of Pruning And Trimming Hedges And Shrubs

The main reason that we need to trim and prune is to keep our hedges and shrubs happy and healthy. Spring pruning is required to remove any winter damage or dead limbs, and it is also important to remove any … Continue reading

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