shrubs

Q & A: Rhododendron. Beautiful Change

by Polly Composting

What do you need to know about Rhododendron? Here are some Q & A that will help you in growing beautiful Rhododendron plants.

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Love The Spring With Lilacs!

by Polly Garden Recipes

Lilacs are tough, willing to multiply, uncomplaining through snow and ice, and, best, they equal spring. Lilacs will bloom their heads off if you give them the three things they need: sun, soil that’s not soggy, and space.

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Your Trees And Shrubs. Look At Them With Pride!

by Polly Green Living

For centuries gardeners have been pruning trees and shrubs as a way of defining areas of their property. A beautiful wall of greenery is less expensive to construct than a wall of brick or stone! Few plants can return so much for so little attention as shrubs, which are long-lasting, colorful, cold-hardy, fast-growing, drought-tolerant, pest-resistant […]

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Spotlight on Hydrangeas

by Polly Organic flowers

When it comes to spotlight the pure flower power, few summer-flowering shrubs can beat the huge blooms of hydrangeas. The best known of the bunch, big-leaved hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla), bears blue flowers when grown in acidic soil and pink flowers in near-neutral or alkaline soil. This hydrangea will bloom and grow well in morning sun […]

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