Pyracantha is a genus of thorny evergreen large shrubs in the family Rosaceae, with common names firethorn or pyracantha.

Pyracantha is a genus of thorny evergreen large shrubs in the family Rosaceae, with common names firethorn or pyracantha.

Thorn bearing bushes, especially when planted around windows, can be a nightmare to get caught up in. Just one brush against certain thorn bushes can be enough to send a thief packing. That is un…

Thorn bearing bushes, especially when planted around windows, can be a nightmare to get caught up in. Just one brush against certain thorn bushes can be enough to send a thief packing. That is un…

The home guard: Police suggest 30 thorny bushes homeowners could plant to discourage ‘lazy’ garden thieves

The home guard: Police suggest 30 thorny bushes homeowners could plant to discourage ‘lazy’ garden thieves

Police have issued advice to householders to stop their homes being raided by thieves - telling them to plant giant rhubarb and prickly gooseberry bushes to put off raiders.

thorny shrubs/bushes/plants/etc under windows to deter intruders. This is what we are going to do when we buy a house.

The home guard: Police suggest 30 thorny bushes homeowners could plant to discourage ‘lazy’ garden thieves

thorny shrubs/bushes/plants/etc under windows to deter intruders. This is what we are going to do when we buy a house.

been looking a lot into the idea of gardening for home security.  Emphasis on edibles. Spiky Holly leaves

The home guard: Police suggest 30 thorny bushes homeowners could plant to discourage ‘lazy’ garden thieves

been looking a lot into the idea of gardening for home security. Emphasis on edibles. Spiky Holly leaves

Deterrent: The Giant Rhubarb would prove a formidable barrier for even the most determined burglar

The home guard: Police suggest 30 thorny bushes homeowners could plant to discourage ‘lazy’ garden thieves

Deterrent: The Giant Rhubarb would prove a formidable barrier for even the most determined burglar

Firethorn, or pyracantha, is a tough, very spiky ornamental evergreen shrub that has creamy-white flowers in spring

The home guard: Police suggest 30 thorny bushes homeowners could plant to discourage ‘lazy’ garden thieves

Firethorn, or pyracantha, is a tough, very spiky ornamental evergreen shrub that has creamy-white flowers in spring

Pinterest
Search