Hydrangea

The year before last summer, I picked all the flowers off my hydrangea (I think in September) to dry them. Last summer, the plant did not flower. This summer, it is blooming again, beautiful deep pink flowers. Is it OK…

Vines on a north facing fence

Hi I am looking for a fast growing vine to be able to have privacy. Or an evergreen that can face north and one that is fast growing!…

Hydrangea Types

Could you explain the difference between the types of hydrangeas? I am confused as to which is a PeeGee, an Annabelle or a Limelight? Are they all the same variety just different colours? If you can direct me to a…

Pruning a hydrangea tree

When and how does one prune these? I have two at the entrance to my home. They are the type with a long trunk and branches just near the top. They become top heavy in rain and snow and have…

Limelight hydrangea

I was given a limelight hydrangea two months ago, it is still in the pot and seemed to be doing well. It has suddenly started wilting and the leaves are falling off, I have kept it moist and am about…

Hydrangea bush

I live in SW Ontario My hydrangea bush did not flower this year. I did not prune it last year or this spring. Would this be the reason for no blooms? When should I prune it to get it ready…

Annabelle Hydrangea

I am in the Muskoka region near Parry Sound. Exposure of annabelle hydrangea plants is western. For some reason the blooms turned prematurely green. Please explain why.…

Pruning Clematis, Hydrangea and Emerald Cedars

Is April too early to prune Jackmani clematis? And I am confused about how to prune Blush Bride Hydrangea. Also I have some small (2 year old) Emerald cedars in my yard. Do I need to water them?…