Monday, January 18, 2016
Zone Five and a Half: Winter Interest in the Garden: Winter interest, the best excuse a gardener ever had. What should I NOT do in the garden this fall? Taking a cue from Madame Nature, in s...
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Wintry wonderings. Will the heavy snow harm shrubs and bushes? Should I remove or brush snow from the hedge? Will snow or ice damage shrubs? Evergreens and icy snow have a complicated relationship. Nature can be harmful at times.
Under best circumstances, the branches are loosely tied together in the late fall, which normally helps to avoid debate, and potential damage. Last fall, life got in the way, so nature is currently getting the better of our greenery.