Melinda Myers offers advice for the care of this spring-blooming favorite.
Now is a great time to create a perennial garden, fill voids in planting beds and add some seasonal interest to your landscape. The worst of summer’s heat is over, the soil is warm and air is cool; perfect for planting trees shrubs and perennials.
Brighten the shade, add structure and summer blooms to a mixed border or create a privacy screen with the help of one of the many hydrangea varieties. These easy care plants have brightened landscapes for decades and the many recent introductions make them even more versatile.