I’m constantly moving plants around in my yard, or tucking new ones here and there. So it’s in that same spirit that I decided I’d change my “theme” or appearance of my site. (I use WordPress.org).
But I’m a gardener/writer, not a tech geek. It took me three FTP server downloads, dozens of fruitless attempts at [...]
A reader wonders what to do about a hydrangea that’s not blooming:
We moved to an older farm house (southwest Iowa) after living in our home for 30 years!!! Great way to get rid of stuff . There were little flower beds at the new location, but there is a hydrangea bush. It didn’t bloom [...]
Due to plain good luck, I’ve been given quite a few hydrangeas to test over the past couple of years. I admit I was dubious. The hardiness of bigleaf (Hydrangea macrophylla) hydrangeas in particular I thought would be a little dicey here in Zone 5b in Iowa. I didn’t think they’d really measure up to [...]