||This edition contains 14 chapters and over 300 step-by-step illustrations on pruning. Included are chapters on pruning ornamental shrubs and trees, shade and nut trees, evergreens, Christmas trees, fruit trees, berry bushes, hedges, vines and ground covers. There is also a section on artistic pruning for topiaries, espaliers and Japanese Gardens. The book contains a good description of planting, training and maintaining Bonsai plants. Pruning methods section discusses pruning at transplanting time to control plant size, improve plant appearance and rejuvenation.