Category Archives: hydrangeas

Pinky and the Pine

Once upon a time there was a hydrangea called Pinky Winky. Every summer she grew in stature and grace. The woman who planted her near the deck admired how the flowers started white and then went through many subtle variations … Continue reading

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A Little Color Problem

The new daylilies “Daring Deception” go much better with the Heuchera “Caramel” than I envisioned but the hydrangeas “Let’s Dance, Moonlight” clash a bit.  I thought I needed to add something; something neutral like a white would be the safe choice, but … Continue reading

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Impulse Purchase – Hydrangea “Glowing Embers”

A trip to Weston Nurseries for some rhododendrons for the rhodie walk through the woods — a multi-year project, and I found room for just one more thing; this beauty. I have it sitting in the pot near rose Graham … Continue reading

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Mulch

July is when I realized that I was insane.  Or at least that my decision to keep up with the weeds in the rose bed without mulching must have been made in a moment of insanity.  My father told me that … Continue reading

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Hydrangea grows how? Another question

Sister was gifted with a small, potted hydrangea.  Thinking she had nothing to lose, she stuck it in a bed in front of her house and has been trying to figure out whether she should keep it, ever since.  Unknown … Continue reading

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