How to lay a hedge | Gardens Illustrated
"Interested in the centuries-old skill of hedge laying? Follow our guide on how to lay a hedge and learn about the traditional ways to lay a hedge."
"Hedge laying is a seasonal job carried out between October and March when trees and shrubs are dormant, and birds have finished nesting in the hedges..."
Ever wondered how to "lay a hedge" in classic English style (or even what that term meant)? Here's an excellent starting point! No reason it couldn't be done here in the U.S., for those with the land and resources to do so! I've often wished I could have a place where I could recreate an English cottage garden, including / incorporating a traditional hedge.