Tuesday July 7, 2020

Cultivate your hydrangea habit

Ireland’s climate makes it the perfect place for planting hydrangeas, and there are colours and varieties to suit any garden

6th September, 2015
Hydrangea serrata 'Kiyosumi'

There is a myth that adding rusty nails to the planting hole will keep your hydrangeas blue. But the only reason to have a rusty nail near your hydrangeas, is if you are sipping one while admiring those beautiful late summer blooms.

It may come as a surprise to hear that the largest collection of hydrangeas in the world was named on a plant hunting trip to Ireland. In 1991, French couple Corinne and Robert...

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