How to prune hydrangeas Learn how to prune different types of hydrangea, in this practical video guide from Monty Don. By BBC Gardeners' World Magazine Wednesday, 15 May, 2019 at 2:31 pm Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Whatsapp Share on Blogger Email to a friend Different types of hydrangeas should be pruned in different ways. In Monty Don‘s expert guide, he shows you first how to tackle lace-cap and mop-head types, then the paniculata species – and how to tell the difference between them. More on growing hydrangeas: Eight pink hydrangeas to grow Nine white hydrangeas to grow How to take hydrangea cuttings How to plant a hydrangea Why doesn’t my climbing hydrangea flower? Advertisement Advertisement Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on Whatsapp Share on Blogger Email to a friend Tags GW TV programme Hydrangeas Monty Don Programme clips Pruning Video Shrub Large garden Medium garden Small garden You may also like Grow plants Monty Don’s potato trial (part two) Grow plants Seven lacecap hydrangeas to grow Grow plants Panicle hydrangeas to grow Plants 20 plants for dry shade Offers Travel and events BBC Gardeners’ World Magazine Masterclass online – Success with Seeds Learn how to sow and grow seeds successfully every time – sign up to our online masterclass Reviews 10 of the best garden deck chairs for summer Our round up of classic, luxury and wooden deck chairs. Lawn mowers 4 of the best lawn mower deals in May 2020 Our round up of the best lawn mower deals of the month on our tried and tested models.