Day: June 23, 2015

June reality check

June reality check. In January, anything was possible in garden dreaming. By June, the stage has been set. The table has been laid. Whatever cliche fits best, the truth is that reality has set in. It’s not all bad. Plants are blooming and growing.… Continue Reading “June reality check”

Hemlock woolly adelgids

Hemlock woolly adelgids (Adelges tsugae).   The eastern hemlocks (Tsuga canadensis)¬†are infested with hemlock woolly adelgid (uh-del-jid). Help. The white cottony wax shown in the photos above are a hibernation stage for immature nymphs. As soon as we noticed the white cottony wax stuff,… Continue Reading “Hemlock woolly adelgids”