An other excellent instructional guide from one of Australia's most renowned Horticulturists, learn how to create beautiful, productive garden walls and fences, and optimise space in small gardens, patios and balconies with Allen's innovative espalier techniques. Covers: forms, trellis systems and designs; flowering plants and fruit trees; shaping and pruning; and espaliering Australian native plants. Softcover, 143 pages, 21cm x 15cm, Hyland House Publishing, 2009.
"PRAISE FOR ESPALIER FROM PETER CUNDALL- Hot on the heels of his top- selling book citrus, Allen Gilbert - Australia's supremely-practical horticulturalist - once again leads the way. His unique but simple methods of training plants as espaliers are both original and brilliant. They allow anyone, including people with tiny gardens, to grow with minimal pruning a wide range of highly-productive, space saving fruit trees and other species, including Austrailian natives."