Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Ayesha’ is no one trick pony.  The pretty puckered flowers would be reason enough to welcome this beauty into your garden.   You could sit back and say “you have earned your place with your glorious blooms, no need for anymore effort”.  But then, as a autumnal bonus, the serrated leaves blush scarlet beforeContinue reading “Dinosaur”

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Ayesha’

This afternoon I had a short break from jack-hammering/mattocking/dynamiting the ground to extract couch grass, brambles and ivy.  Wandering around the garden I came across what I think might be Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Ayesha’.  This shrub had been squashed between closely planted trees and was therefore reaching for the sky, the only way was up.   JustContinue reading “Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Ayesha’”