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Default Leaf cleanup from shrubs and vine beds

Hello we seem to be getting a lot of leaf cleanup jobs. open areas are no problem for us,but when we get to shrubs and vine beds where the leaves stick and you cant rake or use the mower to vacuum,it becomes tedious.
We bought a handheld leaf vacuum,thinking we could just suck the leaves out,that was a disaster it would clog on heavier amounts of leaves and we still had to pick leaves from shrubs and bushes,it did get some of the leaves from shrubs but it wasnt very effective and also was slower then doing it by hand,can anyone suggest an effective vacuum or method to get to these hard to reach leaves?
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I haven't heard of anything lately that would do a better job than just pulling the leaves out with a rake.

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