The Craziest Week in Ohio

It’s the first week of August in Ohio which means the Akron-Canton area is all abuzz.  Canton has the Hall of Fame festivities going on and August 1st started the Bridgestone Invitational.  Even though traffic all over is beyond crazy, everything seems to be going...

Plant Profile – Phantom Hydrangea

The Phantom Hydrangea is one of the larger hydrangeas available.  It can grow up to 6-8 feet high and wide.  It does best in a partial sun area of your lawn and will produce amazing white flowers that can grow up to 15 inches long.  As the Summer progresses, the white...

Bugs that Bug Me – Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

The newest threat to trees in Ohio is the Hemlock Woolly Adelgid.  It is a sucking insect that targets Eastern and Carolina hemlocks.  It is a small aphid like insect that grows to a maximum size of less than 1/16”.  It is found on the underside of the needles from...