Posted: 07/03/2015 at 09:41
I'm with Dave on that one. I use to be reluctant to cut back but have proved to myself that it's the way to go.
The turning point was some years ago when I had 2 laurels limping along. The electricity wires people dropped a tree branch on one and snapped it. I cut it right back and within a year it was bigger than the one I'd left alone