How to do the 'Chelsea chop'

How to do the ‘Chelsea chop’

Find out how to Chelsea chop your plants, in this video where Monty Don demonstrates the technique.

The Chelsea chop is simple technique where certain herbaceous perennials are cut back to control and delay their flowering. In this video, Monty Don demonstrates the technique on lysimachias and heleniums. He also reveals which other plants you can do this to.

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