TeacherGardening expert and author Cass Turnbull excels in teaching the basic dos and don'ts to the novice gardener. View Profile
- Total Time 55 min
- Lessons 5
- Attachments 5
- Exercises 18
5 Lessons in This Course
15 minFREEGardening lesson 1Free8 CQ
Few things are as sad and unsightly as a poorly pruned tree or bush. Join in with this lesson for expert tips on pruning your rhododendrons like a pro!
16 minGardening lesson 29 CQ
Are your rhododendrons looking awful, no matter how you prune them? Join in with this lesson to review solutions to common rhododendron problems.
12 minGardening lesson 37 CQ
In this lesson, learn how to prune hydrangeas. Review the most common varieties of this pretty plant, and learn the pruning techniques for each one.
5 minGardening lesson 43 CQ
Discover two plants that are generally misunderstood by most gardening newcomers. This lesson includes pruning methods for Callicarpa and Viburnum bodnantense.
5 minGardening lesson 53 CQ
Like many other hard to prune plants, trimming Abelia takes a lot patience and good timing. In this lesson, learn how to tame overgrown Abelia plants.
351 min3-part Gardening course27 CQ
Tame an unruly native garden by learning some expert gardening tips! Gardening expert Cass Turnbull explains how to maintain a native plant garden by properly selecting, placing, and pruning plants.
655 min6-part Gardening course31 CQ
Avoid common pruning and planting mistakes by learning about five plant varieties that are easy to prune in this gardening course with expert arborist and landscaper Cass Turnbull.
648 min6-part Gardening course27 CQ
Develop the gardening skills and know-how to landscape a garden or revive an overgrown yard. This beginner-friendly course explains how to prune and maintain a large variety of plant species.
689 min6-part Gardening course47 CQ
Do you have an unruly, overgrown yard or garden that needs a little TLC? Learn how to prune shrubs, trees, and tree-like shrubs the correct way from expert landscaper and arborist Cass Turnbull.
344 min3-part Gardening course24 CQ
In this gardening and landscaping course, learn how to prune trees and shrubs the right way, why proper pruning is important, and how to use rehabilitative pruning to correct pruning mistakes.
648 min6-part Gardening course28 CQ
Transform any porch or patio into a productive container garden with Sunset Magazine senior garden editor Johanna Silver! At the end of the course, create a garden that looks lovely year round!
1451 minFREE14-part Gardening courseFree32 CQ
In this course, get in-depth guidance on organic fruit and vegetable gardening from GrowOrganic. Learn about everything from fruit-tree pruning to toxin-free pest control for homegrown organics!
740 min7-part Gardening course23 CQ
Dig into this gardening course, and learn how to grow fresh tomatoes, lettuce, kale, and more. Get tips for growing veggies in containers and raised beds, and enjoy the harvest from your edible Eden!
461 min4-part Gardening course33 CQ
Dive into this course with expert gardener Cass Turnball to explore one final frontier of advanced pruning. Covered are tips for working plants that are shearable, hackable, and untouchable.
589 min5-part Gardening course47 CQ
Many gardeners don't know the first thing about tree anatomy, and it's the plants that suffer! This course from Cass Turnball explains how to prune a tree perfectly or vet an arborist for bigger jobs.