Greenhouse Hydrangea With Blue Flowers Forming

At Home Depot I spotted a table with small hydrangeas for sale. I call it a “greenhouse” hydrangea because I imagine that is where it came from. The price was around $12 as I recall, so I bought one. Now I know these are not like the hydrangea plants I purchased in New Hampshire to…

My Blue, Endless Summer Hydrangea is Blooming!

My blue hydrangea bush is blooming and I want to share my pictures. I went away on a little vacation a couple of weeks ago and when I returned, I found that my gardens were producing some flowers! And my Endless Summer, blue hydrangea had little flowers. I’m always eager to see the color of…

Yes, Blooms This Year! Bearded Iris in Blue and White

This is the first time I have seen flowers on my blue and white iris that was planted about 2 years ago. Last summer there were lots of leaves, but no blooms. So to see the stalk shoot up from those tall, flat leaves and end up with four buds, was very exciting for me!…

Blue Hydrangea Wedding Program Cover With Monogram Template

Use a beautiful program cover for self-printed wedding programs. Many couples choose to create their own wedding ceremony programs, but lack a useful image to decorate the cover. At BlueHyd we make program templates and also program covers. They will be folded after purchase to decorate any letterhead (8.5 x 11) size paper. Hydrangeas are…

Where to Find Pictures of Hydrangeas

I take my own pictures of hydrangeas that either grow in my yard or someplace else. I also use images from free stock photography sites. But I don’t use those to create my Zazzle products. Some sites advertise “free” images, but they are only free in certain instances and for particular uses. One site where…

Note Cards With Blue Flowers

Who doesn’t love to find a personal note from someone special in their mailbox?  At Zazzle the options for customization are numerous.  And the designer papers to choose from will boggle the mind! If you love blue flowers, or know someone who does, a little note card – with or without text – will please…

Making Hydrangea Flowers Turn Blue: Lowering the pH

Certain plants need a low pH, or acidic soil to grow and thrive. The hydrangea will do well in any pH – acidic or alkaline – but the soil type will effect the flower color. If you don’t care what color your flowers are, then you will accept the fact that your alkaline soil will…

Hydrangeas in a Basket Wedding Cake Photo

My daughter is getting married next year in northern New Hampshire. She is scouting out bakeries and bakers in the area and is very interested in Cakes by the Lake. As I was browsing the sites pictures of wedding cakes, I came across this beauty of a cake with blue and green hydrangea flowers decorating…