How to guides

Each month The Hedge Pro brings you more information about hedge related topics in our ‘How to guides’ with topics including: Garden Tools, Hedging Plans, How To Guides, Trials and more.

Browse the posts below, search by category or check out the Hedge File Archives for the previous month’s entries. Happy reading…


Webbed Hedge

The Destruction Ermine Moths Can Cause to Hedge Plants

Have you ever noticed hedges that are cloaked in dense silken…

Native hedges you can grow to support local wildlife

Spring has truly sprung, with birdsong and light now accompanying…

How to Create a Colourful Garden

What does a beautiful garden consist of? What first springs to…
Deer eating plants

5 Hedge Plants That Deter Deer

Living in Oxfordshire boasts plenty of advantages, with the local…

How to Plant and Grow Hedge Plants in Containers

Plant containers are certainly a valuable aid when it comes to…

The importance of green management and sustainability in horticulture

With growing importance being placed on sustainable practices…
Yew Hedge at the end of a garden

Everything you need to know about Yew Hedges

Known as the ‘King of Hedging’, English Yew hedges (or Taxus…
Western Red Cedar leaves

How to Grow Western Red Cedar Hedges

Growing Western Red Cedar is simple - as is caring for it. Exceptionally…
Yew Hedge at the end of a garden

How to Treat Box Blight

There is currently no fool-proof silver bullet available to either…