Deadheading and pruning hydrangeas in January

I wrote this article about pruning and dead heading hydrangeas a while back. The information still holds true. This is one of my most asked about subjects. Enjoy! John A rare beautiful January day found us preparing some new flower beds for Ms. Marion, who most people around here refer to as “The hydrangea lady.”  […]

Living and Giving-more than a plant shop-in Rome, Ga.

Living and Giving—A beautiful plant shop in Rome, Georgia. NOTE: This is a good and popular article but Living and Giving has moved down the street. A more recent article can be found here: I had been in Living and Giving a number of times—to do some shopping, make a delivery, maybe to visit or […]

John the plant man’s radiation adventure

My radiation adventure Or Johntheplantman gets treated for throat cancer Or How I spent the last 4 months of 2010  So many people have asked for the details of my radiation treatment for throat cancer that I thought I would just go ahead and write an article about it.  My blog title promises periodic stories, […]