I turned up to work today and was confronted with the very hairy Pittosporum. I fully admit to having ‘turned the other cheek’ for a while now, prioritising other jobs first, but now I felt it really was shouting for help to be brought under control. ..
After consulting with the client as to what shape they would prefer the choice was left down to me. Naturally of course, the untamed shrub wants to be round and shaggy but when I cast my eye into the background there were the large square cut Beech and Leylandii hedges beyond. Perfect. Let’s just square it up
There was then the temptation to square up the Hebe shrubs behind
– which I just couldn’t resist.
Luckily time ran out before I squared everything else in the garden…