Putting Your Beds to Bed

Poet Dorothy Parker once said, “Summer makes me drowsy. Autumn makes me sing….” When heat affects you this way, fall is a welcome reprieve from the lethargy of long, sultry summer days. Cooling autumn temperatures often boost our energy and renew…

What do places like China, Japan, Korea, Indonesia and South America have in common with our little corner of the gardening world? One answer would be the showy, colorful, flowering shrubs called hydrangeas which, though they are native to exotic,…