Posted: 30/12/2015 at 17:14
Gardengirl, snap....almost. Got yellow cosmos plants on order.
PP, "sticking up" bits??? A hedge should be either trimmed level on all angles without contrived bits unless a really special view can be enhanced.
couple years back I cut an old overgrown hedge....escallonia....so that it supported the distant view of St. Michael's Mount. Further down, different angle I put in an archway....jasmine on it......so that a view of Newlyn bay was framed. Felt inspired as tho I was Mickey Mouse, er Michaelangelo