Top Tips in looking after evergreen hedges:
- Most evergreen formal hedges requiring trimming two to three times a year, (conifer hedges such as the leylandii will require more regular pruning as they are faster growers.
- If neglected they can soon grow too tall or spread out of their allotted space and this will make for more difficult pruning to take place.
- Water and mulch your hadges after trimming / pruning.
- Keep flowering hedges in good shape by occasionally cutting off older branches and taking off excess growth to keep them within bounds.