As a parent, you cannot declare a favorite child - you love them all the same. However, with my hosta plants, I do play favorites. Hosta Shadowland "Wheee!" is in that category. Gracing our front entry along the sidewalk, we have a few … Continue Reading ››
Copper’ Bush Honeysuckle Diervilla Lonicera ‘Copper’ Here is a tough, deer resistant, North American native shrub that definitely deserves more praise! ‘Copper’ Bush Honeysuckle is a fast grower, excellent for mass plantings, slopes rain gardens and wildlife plantings. Their copper-red new foliage matures to a lovely bronze-green and is free from disease and pest problems. In mid-summer … Continue Reading ››
Every year we look out at our hosta garden and comment that it's hard to have a favorite when so many are so beautiful. Every year I come back to the same conclusion that Guardian Angel is my favorite. The picture here is of the … Continue Reading ››
The Hosta of the Year for 2007 is Paradigm. The size of this plant is 18 inches tall and can have a spread of up to 30 inches. Flowering in July, it will have lavender flowers.