Rebekah P.

Rebekah is a writer in upstate New York, just north of the Adirondack Mountains. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Education degree. In addition to writing, she also co-manages a farm, where she grows a variety of plants and raises chickens, pigs, and sheep. Her writing interests cover everything from farming and gardening to education, health and wellness, and business.

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How To Grow and Care for Bigleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea Macrophylla)

There are many flowering plants in the world (nearly 400,000 individual species in fact) and among them, many are instantly recognizable even to the non-horticulturist. Roses, lilies, and daisies all have distinctive characteristics that draw immediate attention and make them stand out. Another flower that many people have come to love and appreciate is the …

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How to Grow and Care for Hydrangea Serrata (Mountain Hydrangea)

If you haven’t already, then you absolutely must consider learning how to grow and care for mountain Hydrangeas. They’re some of the most gorgeous and diverse plants of the hydrangea family. In fact, there are over two dozen cultivars of the mountain hydrangea plant alone. This is the perfect guide for hydrangea lovers ready to …

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How to Grow and Care for Smooth Hydrangea (Hydrangea arborescens)

Are you wondering how to grow and care for the smooth hydrangea? Look no further than this helpful guide. Most gardeners in the United States have come across the famous hydrangea plant at least once in their lifetime. It’s a commonly loved plant among horticulturists everywhere.  But what’s even more admirable about this plant besides …

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How to Grow and Care for Panicle Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata)

Panicle hydrangeas (Hydrangea paniculata), also known as tree hydrangeas and peegee hydrangeas, are a type of flowering shrub that grows quickly and upright. At first glance, these plants may appear as though they’re high-maintenance plants that require a lot of care and work. However, that is not the case.  Given the right conditions and the …

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How to Plant, Grow, and Care for Purple Heart (Tradescantia Pallida)

So, you’ve stumbled upon those beautiful, vibrant purple plants that someone called “Purple Hearts.” The small pink flowers caught your eye, and you absolutely adore the leaves’ coloration. You’d love to learn how to grow it yourself because you think it’ll make a great addition to your garden. Great news! We know all about those …

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