Vases Filled With Light Blue Hydrangeas

Vases with blue hydrangeas- the Endless Summer variety.  It’s not too hard to fill a vase with hydrangea flowers.  Generally they are huge, and one will fill any kind of vase nicely.  Some of my new plants were flattened by a torrential rainstorm we had just after I planted them and they still bloomed, but…

Water Bottle Designs

One of the new items available through our BlueHyd store is the aluminum water bottle. Zazzle just recently added this product and it comes in two sizes. Personally, I think it a bit pricey. Zazzle is based in California where things tend to be (just a bit) expensive, so they might think that paying close…

Photography Gives Flowers Eternal Life

Brides love blue hydrangeas and I’ve used many of my photos to decorate stationery I sell, however, most of the images were taken one particular year, when the blues were extraordinary. Photographing flowers is a pastime loved by many. I have a hunch that because most flowers last only a short time, we feel compelled…

Endless Summer Hydrangeas For Northern Gardens

If you live in a very cold climate as I do, one hydrangea that should flourish in your yard would be the Endless Summer (Hydrangea macrophylla) variety. It is loved for it’s profuse blue flowers, but acidic soil is needed for the blue color. The tricky part is knowing whether the flowers will bloom as…

Some of My Blue Flower Pictures

If you are looking for blue flower pictures – I mean REAL blue flowers, today I am showing off some of mine. How many times have you seen a purple flower listed as being blue. In the flower kingdom, this happens a lot and I think it is because there really aren’t that many true…

Natures True Blue Flowers

Not many flowers are actually true blue, but the hydrangea is one that can be a gorgeous, natural blue color. Two years ago the flowers on my hydrangea shrub were the brightest blue I’d ever seen.  I’d share how it came to be, but I had just moved into my duplex and have no idea…

Hydrangea Fine Art

Blue hydrangeas seem to be one of the top choices on any favorite flowers list. Everyone loves original artwork and when the two are mixed, a lovely group of images can be found. My picks come from Zazzle.com and although I have done a bit of drawing for my BlueHyd store, there is much more…