Lyshack said:It doesn't help that it's so difficult to photograph that color, Char. I don't think I have a true blue-based black or purple, but even the ones that look that way to my eye photograph with a red cast in the sun.
Frillylily said:I have trouble w dip being too loose and floppy sometimes the scapes don't hold up, so I prefer tet. That isn't always true, just a general observation for many I've grown.
Seedfork said:I always thought it should have the handle grip removed, then just stake the umbrella into the ground.
Lyshack said:I put my body in the way of the sun to put it in a shadow.
There you go Larry, you could produce a new picture taking umbrella for taking garden pictures it should tilt and be tall enough to stand under.