Avoid planting them, or if you do, contain them in root barriers or plant containers or troughs. Here are some top tips.

Flowering wisteria

Wisterias may take some work in the garden, but in bloom the plants are well worth it. See the tips below for the best results.


Pruning a pear tree is done in a similar way to pruning an apple tree, but there are a few differences. Follow our simple advice for a...

honeysuckle plant

Unlike its delicate name suggests, honeysuckle is a surprisingly tough plant with little pruning required.

Cherry blossom

There are some strict rules you need to follow when pruning a cherry tree. Here’s what you need to know.