night and day...and some lessons learned

P.J._in_MDMay 26, 2012

literally, here are some night and day shots.

front day:

front night:

I know some don't appreciate the potted plants on this board but I live in a cool climate and have to compromise. The spanish moss is growing very fast the last couple weeks.

Day:

Night:

top view from the deck:

trachy (fence 6' tall). No protection last winter:

waggie (brick for scale). Minimal to no protection in 4 winters:

so my hibiscus have appeared mangled and disfigured. Lesson learned: when spraying weedicide, apparently hibiscus doesn't like it.


So if a hibiscus sends up a few single tall stalks, can they be cut to promote wide growth or bushiness?

Thanks for looking.

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chadec(N.C.7b)

House looks really good. You need to come down here and do something with my grass! Your waggie looks great. If mine ever starts growing I will plant it somewhere.

    Bookmark   May 27, 2012 at 9:29PM
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jimhardy

Nice-loving that Waggie too!

    Bookmark   May 30, 2012 at 6:58PM
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