1. Home
  2. Tags
  3. Hydrangeas

Tag Archives: Hydrangeas

  • Hydrangea Guide: Choosing, Planting, and Care

    Tips for choosing, planting, and caring for your hydrangeas.   Why plant a hydrangea? Hydrangeas are a fast growing, hardy plant with huge globes or cylinder of blooms Many hydrangea varieties bloom from late spring to fall Flowers colors range from white, pink, lavender, purple and blue and some can change depending on soil acidity [...] Read Full Article
  • Valentine's Flowers That Last

    Valentine's Day is almost here, but there's something you must know.  If you're planning to give your sweetie flowers, you'll want to make sure they last longer than a few days.  How? Orchids Orchids come in an array of colors from pure white, buttery yellow, purple and even bright blue There are also [...] Read Full Article
  • Gifts for Valentines

    Pike Nurseries has great gift ideas for that special someone from long lasting roses to pink houseplants that will warm any heart. Stop by your local Pike Nurseries location for that something special gift.   Read Full Article
  • Hydrangea Blooms

    Question My big, beautiful hydrangea has had one bloom in the last three years. It's been being trimmed in February, is there a better time to cut it back? Answer When you prune hydrangeas depends on if they bloom on new or old growth. If you have a variety like ‘Annebelle' that blooms on [...] Read Full Article
  • Hydrangea Pruning

    Question My hydrangeas suffered with the heat again this year as well as last. My question is ... Can I cut them back as I do my roses?   Answer Different types of hydrangeas need to be pruned at different times of the year depending on if they bloom on old growth [...] Read Full Article
  • Hydrangea, Rose Tree, Crabgrass, Pear Tree Questions

    Answers to questions submitted to our weekly segment on Fox 5 Atlanta! Question 1 I planted three hydrangea plants on the north side of my house last fall. They are growing but did not bloom this spring. I am not sure they are getting enough sun. Any suggestions? Answer: Most hydrangeas prefer filtered shade [...] Read Full Article
  • What to Do to Plant Hydrangeas

    According to the language of flowers, hydrangea stands for preservation - preservation of love that lasts forever – which is why they are often used for weddings. Why hydrangeas? Hydrangeas thrive in the Georgia landscape and are a fast-growing, hardy plant. They produce huge globes of flowers that bloom in the [...] Read Full Article
  • Hydrangeas

    These easy-to-grow elegant landscape shrubs just need a rich, well-drained soil, regular watering and feeding. Depending on the variety, these spectacular plants need partial shade to full sun. Hydrangeas are deciduous and drop their foliage in the winter, with new growth appearing in February and early March. Planting 1. Dig a hole at [...] Read Full Article