For pruning and trimming taller shrubs and plants, the Earthwise 2-in-1 Convertible Electric Pole Hedge Trimmer will extend up to 12 feet. This versatile 18" 120V/2.8-amp pole hedge trimmer helps you reach tall growth, and does away with the need to use ladders or climbing equipment. With an extendable handle, this hedge trimmer easily converts to a hand-held trimmer with 18" cutting blade. It's ideal for do-it-yourself homeowners who want to save money on yard maintenance. If you have a large yard with plenty of shrubs and hedges, the Earthwise 2-in-1 Convertible Electric Pole Hedge Trimmer is an ideal tool to keep your hedges looking properly maintained.