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Tuesday, July 06, 2010



On Saturday I told Jeff that I was going to the garden store to buy a hydranga plant. I am being a stubborn soul and am planting one anyway even though everyone tell me they won't grow here (then why the heck are they selling them here!!) I have seen them grow closer in the older part of town so I am not giving up yet.
I came home with the back of his truck full, chuck full!

We spent the day planting
8 boxwoods
2 hydryanga plants
2 Wisteria vines
2 honeysuckes
1 yellow knockout rose bush
2 trumpet vines
2 pink flowering perrinals

Jeff said I am not allowed to take his truck to the garden center anymore.

So guess what I did.

I ordered some plants online!
How awesome are these Pink daylilies!

They grow like crazy here but there are all in yellow and I found pink!

Have you ever seen pink daylilies?

8 comments:

The 5 Bickies said...

What a gorgeous selection!
Good luck with the Hydrangea. If anyone can make it grow it's you!

Lauralee said...

oh what fun.. I loe hydrangeas! I have one by my front walk way- I hope that yours grows really well in CO!

Jill said...

I love that picture of the truck full of gardening goodness!

Good luck with the hydrangeas!

Mary Elizabeth said...

SWEET PINK DAYLILLIES!!!! I am digging mine up and playing those at my front doorsteps!!! AHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH - they will be amazing!!

Price Cream Parlor said...

I miss my hydrangeas from the Pacific Northwest!!! Perhaps if you pick the best spot in the yard they will thrive!! Good luck!

I love that you continued your plant shopping online! ha!!!

I haven't seen pink daylillies!

eve said...

haha, that is funny. We just bought our first house and I've been threatened with getting the credit cards taken away. Me, Lowes, Home Depot, and Big Lots have become good friends. Super pretty flowers!

Claudissima said...

I love lovel love love love Hydrangeas...I think where there is a way there is a will....hehehhehehehe my mom has some here in CALIFORNIA and I don't know that the weather is any different over there, during the summer that is>>>

Claudissima said...

ha, what DO i know...I am no green thumb, but I love love love beautiful gardens