Hardier and Different Hydrangeas for Your Garden

In my last post I wrote about mop head and lace cap hydrangeas both of which were variations of  Hydrangea macrophylla (you can also get mop head and lace cap cultivars of other hydrangea varieties too). In this post I will explore some other varieties of hydrangeas commonly grown in British gardens. Hydrangea Arborescens Hydrangea […]

Box Bush Pests – Identification & Treatment

In my last post I introduced you to two of the most common and nasty pests which destroy buxus plants, namely the Box Tree Caterpillar – Cydalima perspectalis and Box Blight – Cylindrocladium buxicola. In this post I will look at identification, treatment and prevention of these two pests. Box Blight Cylindrocladium buxicola Identification Cylindrocladium buxicola is a fungal disease. […]