Shrub ID

Resident bought the house a year ago and is wondering what the two shrubs are. Both shrubs are found in a semi shaded area on the side of the house.    Shrub one only gets about 3′ tall and has not flowered. Shrub two is growing near the base of the other shrub, like it was […]

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Non blooming hydrangea

An Antigo resident has a reblooming blue hydrangea for six years and it has bloomed rarely over that time.  One plant receives morning sun and the other afternoon.  They are planted in a heavier soil.  She uses a Miracle Grow product, she didn’t know the analysis, five times during the growing season.  There is a […]

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soil contamination question

Any ideas for lab testing or factsheets??   “I have a large compost tumbler made of sheet metal.  A family member noticed that the inside metal surface had rusted and spray painted my tumbler for me, thinking it a good thing to do.   But, conventional spray paint, even if meant for metal will probably […]

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