Pruning tools are essential in the garden but do you know the best tools for pruning trees plants and shrubs? How about the easiest way to cut grasses perennials roots and vines? Ill show you how to pick the right tool for the job.
Pruning Shears -- Clean and sharpen ANY pruning shears in 10 minutes or less! First scrub with a smallish wire brush, then smooth and sharpen blades with a file. This tutorial is well written, clear, and detailed.
3 Essential Pruning Tools Every Fruit Gardener Needs...Winter means pruning time for many fruit trees and bushes. It pays to have the right tool for each stage of the job. Over time I’ve whittled down my pruning collection to three types of tool, which no fruit gardener should be without...great new article out today from growveg.com
When it comes to pruning, there is nothing better than having a well maintained pair of pruners with a nice sharp blade. Quality pruners should last for years, and replacement parts are available for many brands. It is far easier to prune with sharp tools and it is well worth taking the time to clean and sharpen them. Not only will having sharp pruners reward you with easier cuts, but those cuts will heal better. Dull pruning tools are likely to crush or tear plant tissue, increasing the…