• 8 Spooky Houseplants for Your Halloween Home, Karen Hugg, https://karenhugg.com/2019/10/27/spooky-houseplants #houseplants #Halloween #spookyplants #plants
    Plants

    8 Spooky Plants for Your Halloween Home

    The scary season is here! Darker nights, harvest moons, little humans roaming in witch costumes. If you’re looking for a different angle on decorating your Halloween home, in addition to faux spider webs and pumpkin lights, consider a few spooky houseplants. There’s a wonderful variety of creepy plants that add…

  • Purple Hydrangea, The Easy-to-Grow Wonderful Hydrangea, Karen Hugg, https://karenhugg.com/2019/08/27/hydrangea/ #hydrangeas #shrubs #flowers #gardening #easytogrowshrubs #deciduous #garden #latesummer #blooms
    Plants

    The Easy-to-Grow Wonderful Hydrangea

    If you’re new to gardening and don’t know what to plant, consider a hydrangea. I’ve been thinking about them as mine are in bloom now in late summer. They’re graceful in form, not difficult to grow, and decorate the garden with profuse, showy flowers. Here are five reasons I love…

  • Botanical Shakespeare Book, Botanical Shakespeare: My Kind of Nerdy Fun, Karen Hugg, https://karenhugg.com/2019/06/13/botanical-shakespeare/ #botanicalshakespeare #books #botany #Shakespeare #plants #poetry #bard #plays
    Books,  Plants

    Botanical Shakespeare: My Kind of Nerdy Fun

    The book, Botanical Shakespeare, is a delightful compendium of every mention of plants across all of Shakespeare's works. Physically, it's a lovely book, an old style hardback with a silk ribbon and pretty color illustrations. Inside, it's even more engaging, as author Gerit Quealy alphabetically collects the bard's poetic lines…