Brought into shape: Cut back trees and hedges with the right tool
Is the hedge in your garden growing to unimaginable heights and the fruit tree simply getting too big? Then it's most definitely time for a prune. We all know that gardening can be quite sweaty work – especially if you have to work overhead. And let's be honest, pruning trees and hedges is no one's favourite gardening task. It's great that you can make these strenuous tasks a little easier with the right tool!
But the selection of gardening tools and device is huge! Pole saws, chain saws, hedge trimmers with and without telescopic handles, pruning saws, pruning shears, shrub shears, or a multifunctional tool that combines several functions? We explain which tool is suitable for which task, and what you need to look out for when you want to bring your trees and shrubs into shape with topiary or maintenance pruning.