TeacherGardening expert and author Cass Turnbull excels in teaching the basic dos and don'ts to the novice gardener. View Profile
- Total Time 1 hr, 29 min
- Lessons 6
- Attachments 2
- Exercises 35
6 Lessons in This Course
16 minFREEGardening lesson 1Free9 CQ
Do you have an overgrown garden to tackle? Before you start trimming, learn to avoid some of the most common pruning mistakes for trees and shrubs.
23 minGardening lesson 212 CQ
Expert landscaper Cass Turnbull shares tips for pruning mounding habit shrubs, like evergreen azaleas, as well as cane-growers, like forsythia.
16 minGardening lesson 39 CQ
Before you pull out your pruners and saws, get landscaper and arborist Cass Turnbull's expert advice on how to prune trees and tree-like shrubs effectively.
11 minGardening lesson 46 CQ
In this lesson, arborist Cass Turnbull shares expert pruning tips and secrets that will keep your shrubs and tree-like shrubs healthy and attractive.
13 minGardening lesson 57 CQ
Is your yard or garden unruly and filled with unwanted or overgrown trees and shrubs? Discover some of the best solutions for overgrowth in this lesson.
7 minGardening lesson 64 CQ
In this lesson, take a look at an example overgrown yard scenario and see if you can figure out whether to prune, transplant, or kill each plant involved.
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.
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.
555 min5-part Gardening course30 CQ
This course from gardening expert Cass Turnbull offers pruning techniques for notoriously difficult to prune plants, such as rhododendrons, hydrangeas, callicarpa, and viburnum bodnantense.
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.