"I've tried a few hens and chicks inside under grow lights and they did not do well. Since they are alpine plants, cold generally doesn't bother them, though the excess moisture of a lot of snow very well could. I take backups…"
I just literally got 'little lime' hydrengia's this year. We had an additon made to our landscaping and those were the first ones i bought. I have never grown hydrengia's, kinda scared. But thought i'd give it a try. So far so good though :)
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"Thanks Glenda. He's so cute in the garden its hard to not upload everything. I keep thinking it must be amazing to walk around out there and have everything at eye-level or taller... I'm a little jealous."
"I had to check your page to see what part of the country you lived in to see why you had dalhias in bloom this time of year. I see you are from Portland, is this picture from last year? I live in Salem so I didn't think you…"
"Glenda I love the rain we are getting today, my poor vegetable garden was getting very dry and I will plant most of it this weekend or next. It has been a very dry year for Oregon and doesn't bode well for the coming summer."