My Work

Supporting Hydrangea ‘Annabelle’ with Box Hedging

Hydrangea ‘Annabelle’ is a beautiful shrub. Large white balls of flowers on long stems from the end of July and into August. But this variety of hydrangea has a reputation for flopping due to the size of the flower heads. Wire supports help but they don’t look great. A natural support is box hedging. I […]


Mysterious Brown Circles Appearing on Box Hedging

I want to share with you a problem someone had with their box hedging that surrounds a lawn area. Brown circular patches were appearing on the grass side of the box hedge, all at roughly the same height. The owner’s Labrador was accused of causing the damage so I was pleased to exonerate the dog […]