Pruning a box hedge with shears

Tips for pruning evergreen hedges

Discover our tips for pruning evergreen hedges such as privet, box and conifers.

It’s important to prune an evergreen hedge, such as privet, yew, box, Lonicera nitida and conifers in the summer months to keep them looking good and to promote dense growth.

Read our tips on pruning deciduous hedges.

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