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This post was inspired by my oldest finding this large leaf in our yard a couple weeks ago.  It is from our scrawny little Witchhazel. Usually Witchhazel leaves are much smaller, almost palm sized.  166 more words

Field Journal

Last Hurrah

Oakleaf Hydrangea (H. quercifolia) puts on a show in reddish-orange and burgundy beyond a screen of dried wildflowers – goldenrod, aster and heliopsis – gone to seed at the edge of the field.

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Embryonic Woodland -- Starting with the Bones

We’ve planted most of the trees and shrubs that will make up the main structure of the Woodland garden.

The Pines and Maples will give the shade that defines a woodland.  169 more words

Native Shrubs for your Piedmont Landscape

With a little planning and minimal effort, one of the fastest ways to enhance your home landscape is through the addition of shrubs. Most folks in the southeastern Piedmont are in shrub ruts, thanks to the overuse of the same few bushes by landscapers of new subdivisions and commercial buildings. 1,238 more words

Piedmont Gardening