"Heather, I've devised a system that worked well on a Master Gardener's bus tour, 50+ MG's asking questions throughout the whole yard. Place a 24" gladiola stake on the same side of representative plants; you might identify…"
"Thanks to both of you! I've been lost. I did not think of planting horizontal slopes. Do you cover the seeds with any type of soil or just let them be? I've been doing both- I did use side oats grama in my seed…"
"Still here Heather, haven't made much progress on my prairie. Was in the hospital all last summer and am just now pulling up last years excess weeds. A couple of suggestions, use anything you like that says low water requirements,…"
"We have a small acreage at church that we are allowing/encouraging to go back to native grasses and flowers. Keeping people off the property was the first step. Next we are trying to re-seed with seed balls that include Cone Flower, Big…"
Glad to see someone close to Omaha in this group. Was just in Lincoln a couple of weeks ago at a picnic in Antelope Park, drove around that area and there is so beautiful public flower gardens in the Lincoln area.
A place to connect with other hydrangea aficionados. It is a bit of a challenge to grow hydrangeas in zone 6b but in those lucky, mild winter years I am rewarded with stunning displays. Forums below contain useful info for easy reference.See More