Hydrangea macrophylla

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  • Common Name: Bigleaf Hydrangea
  • Plant Story:

    This is the :classic" Hydrangea. Plenty of cultivars are available. The most popular hydrangeas grown in home gardens and landscapes. Most mopheads grown today are blue or pink. A few varieties are white.

  • Type: Shrub Deciduous
  • Bloom Season: July-August
  • Flower Color: Pink,Blue
  • Planting Zone: 6-9
  • Height: 3-4 ft
  • Spread: 3-4 ft
  • Light Requirements:Part Shade
  • Suggested Uses: Group, mass planting, or SpecimenBlue in acidic soil, pink in alkaline soil
  • Leaf: Not available
  • Edible: NO
  • Attracts to:
  • Plant Deer Resistant:No
  • Plant Potential Pests:No serious problems
  • Form: Not available
  • Special Care Instructions:

    Blue in acidic soil, pink in alkaline soil

Bigleaf Hydrangea - Additional Photos