The Casual Gardener: Hydrangeas have a certain je ne sais quoi

Don't let prejudice cloud your view of hydrangeas...

If you are fortunate your hydrangeas will bloom in a variety of colours. Picture by PA Photo/thinkstockphotos
A DECADE ago during a summer holiday in Brittany I had something approaching an epiphany. Hydrangeas are common throughout France – where they are called ‘hortensias' – but in the north west in partic[...]

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