Tag Archives: hostas

It’s a Small, Small, World-Mini Hostas

Miniature hostas like ‘Blue Mouse Ears’ are flying out of nurseries because of their versatility and ability to fit into small garden spaces. Continue reading

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Happy Hollow- Hosta Mecca

Hostas are easy to grow in the shade and should be in every garden. Happy Hollow Nursery is the best place to pick out a great selection of these shade loving perennials. Continue reading

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New Patio-Old House

Old houses are picturesque and have lots of charm inside, but outside can be a different story. See how the addition of a new patio and plantings transform an old house. Continue reading

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From the Ground Up – Choosing the Right Ground Cover for Shade

I recently toured a gorgeous private garden that is stunning for it’s beauty and classic garden design.  I enjoyed strolling through the woodland gardens that were peaking with spring color and was struck by the innovative use of ground covers. No overly … Continue reading

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