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For landscape design or pruning programs in Jonesborough, Johnson City, Kingsport or Bristol contact Kenneth Soergel at 423.756.7701.

I am called on to present 1 hour to 4 hour Power point landscape design programs for clubs and Master Gardeners.


Title page for a Landscape Design program.  Typically there are at least 80 to 120 slides for a presentation.

One of the slides introducing a design concept of creating outdoor scenes or "outdoor spaces" through the use of hand drawn sketches.

A slide showing the actual design.

       


I present Power point and hands on pruning demonstrations for contractors as well as clubs and Master Gardeners.


Introduction page for a Pruning program.

One of the slides introducing how interior branches should be removed to allow sunlight to reach interior foliage.

 Slide to expound how excess use of hedge shears will proliferate new growth multiplying shoots that ultimately overshadow interior foliage.

Slide or demonstration  showing how interior branches are removed to allow sunlight to penetrate interior of plant.

Slide or demonstration showing correct pruning of large shrubs to maintain healthy growth and desired size for many years.

Before pruning some people may be tempted to use hedge shears to save time at the detriment of keeping plants healthy .

                                                                  

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For landscape design or pruning programs in Jonesborough, Johnson City, Kingsport or Bristol contact Kenneth Soergel at 423.753.7701