It is so important to prune hydrangeas correctly to make sure they bloom! There are three kinds of hydrangeas that need to be pruned at different times. Look here to see what you should do for the plants in your yard.
DIY Garden Markers Inspired by Lois Ehlert's Growing Vegetable Soup - Get ready to start your seeds with your kids this Spring by reading Lois Ehlert's Growing Garden boxed set and create your own DIY, permanent Garden Markers! They make for great Mother's Day gifts too | Gardening | DIY | Crafts for Kids | Kids Activities | Children's Books | Spring | Gardening with Kids | Mother's Day | Gift Ideas |
Make a 50/50 combination of flour and baking soda, and dust it all over whichever plants the cabbage worms are eating. They'll eat the combo while munching the leaves, and die within a day or so. Repeat as necessary..
Hydrangeas & Coffee Grounds – Adding coffee grounds or other organic material to your hydrangea’s soil will reduce the pH level and make aluminum more available to the plant. The result will be hydrangeas that are blue in color.