Questions tagged: Hydrangea

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Margaret
Answer: Hi Margaret, Hydrangea is a beautiful summer plant to have in your garden and of course it is always flowering at Christmas time which is a bonus. ...
Category: General
Answered: 09:22AM, 14 Dec 2011
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Dianne
Answer: Hi Dianne, Hydrangeas can be affected with fungal problems but it is mainly powdery mildew that is their greatest enemy. If the black spot is only ...
Answered: 03:11PM, 11 Jan 2012
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Tina
Answer: Hi Tina, It is a little late to be pruning your hydrangea at this time of year. The time to prune them is when they have finished flowering (end su...
Answered: 01:06PM, 12 Sep 2012
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Robert
Answer: Hi Robert, Is it possible that this particular shrub and the flower heads may have been affected by strong sunlight? The fact that the leaves are ...
Answered: 10:05AM, 11 Dec 2012
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Julie
Answer: Hi Julie, It may be that the soil is lacking the necesary nutrients the plant needs to produce those large heads of flowers. If you haven’t p...
Answered: 04:30PM, 05 Aug 2014
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Beverley
Answer: You should prune hydrangea as soon as the flowers begin to fade. To keep the plant vigorous selectively prune out the dead and weak stems, don’t pr...
Category: General
Answered: 09:39AM, 13 Mar 2015
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Steve
Answer: Hi Steve You are doing the right thing with the approach you’ve taken. I would also advise that you mulch the plants with some good composted...
Category: Pests
Tags: Hydrangea
Answered: 06:45PM, 21 Oct 2015
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Cristian
Answer: Hi Cristian, The plant looks very much like a small cutting of a Hydrangea. They need part sun and shade to do well. Give it a feed with Thrive Liq...
Category: Potting Plants
Tags: Hydrangea
Answered: 08:09AM, 09 Nov 2015
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Christine
Answer: Hi Christine, Thank you for contacting Yates, planting Hydrangea in ground would help moist retaining comparing to grow in pots, you may also dig i...
Category: General
Answered: 03:28PM, 03 Nov 2016
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Tlee
Answer: Hi Tlee, Thank you for contacting Yates. I would suggest planting Hydrangeas 500mm off the fence to allow even growth. As for veggies it really dep...
Answered: 08:47AM, 26 May 2017
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Louise
Answer: Hi Louise, Thank you for contacting Yates. From the looks of the damage there you have an issue with a chewing insect, such as a caterpillar. To ta...
Answered: 03:23PM, 04 Oct 2017