Author: F. F. Rockwell
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Excerpt from The Little Pruning Book: An Intimate Guide to the Surer Growing of Better Fruits and Flower Foreword: A Little Parable About Pruning; Why Prune? The Reasons for Pruning; and What it Accomplishes; The Gentle Art of Pruning: General instructions; How to Prune: The Wrong Way and the Right; and Why the Latter is Worth While; Pruning in the Rose Garden: Big Flowers, Many Flowers, or a Glorious Show; and How to Get Them; Pruning in the Flower Garden: Getting Bigger Flowers, More Flowers and Longer Seasons of Bloom; Pruning Shrubs, Trees, Hedges and Vines: How to Get the Results Desired, and to Tell When to Prune; Pruning Fruit Trees, Dwarf Fruits and Trained Fruits: The Care of Young Trees and the Rejuvenation of Old; Pruning Small Fruits: Neglect in Pruning Causes Inferior Quality and Small Yields; How to Get the Best Results; Definitions: Horticultural Definitions of a Few Garden Words; Around the Year with the Pruning Shears: Seasonable Work That Will Keep the Place Ship-shape and Give Better Fruits and Flowers; Pruning Equipment: How to Select Good Pruning Shears and Their Care; How to Get the Right Shears; Conclusion: A Word to the Wise Gardener About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.