Entries Tagged as 'Berries'

Friday, March 26th, 2010

Should Blueberries be Planted Near a Wall?

Ripening in the Sun by Isadore Berg TheGardenLady received this question from Mui. I have a flowerbed that is about a foot wide, 15 feet long and it is right next to the wall of my house. Can I plant blueberry shrub there? My concern is that as the plant grows bigger, the root will […]

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

Callicarpa americana

                                           Photo by natureloving TheGardenLady had never seen a bush with such magnificent fall berries until she walked around her town one fall and saw a shrub with magenta berries on it. Once seen TheGardenLady had to have this shrub; but when she first asked its name – Callycarpa Americana – it seemed difficult to remember.  And […]