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My awful hedge


By hank


I’m trying to show photos of my awful hedge as someone asked. I was hoping to cut it down to about a 5ft level but am pretty sure it’s impossible, particularly at the right hand end.
With luck there’ll be 3 photos below showing from 1 end to the other. (20. Ft)
I’m pretty sure I’ve failed and if so, will try again.

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keep trying

28 Sep, 2014


good luck with it Hank.

28 Sep, 2014


Dammit !

28 Sep, 2014


YES !. I think I made it this time.

28 Sep, 2014


yes photo arrived ,looks like you have a fair job on but it will look better for a good cutting even where you end up with gaps that stragly one one right end is ready to be dug out then a new section put in if it is privet it is fairly easy to remove i helped my neigbour with his privet he put a rope around the base of the bush and pulled it with his car the roots were not deep and the hedge was at least 50 years planted

29 Sep, 2014


Snoopdog it looks like the right hand side bush is a hebe. If it is cut back to at least half height and the branches back and front also taken back a bit I would think it might regenerate.

4 Oct, 2014


Was poised to start the job this morning but it's pouring with rain. Nice timing ! Buy there's always tomorrow. I can't wait to start the job.

6 Oct, 2014

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