The Q&A Archives: Hydrangeas

Question: What are the different kinds (names) of hydrangea macrophyllia and what are the colors?

Answer: Hydrangea macrophylla is the Big Leaf Hydrangea. There are many named varieties, including blue 'All Summer Beauty', 'Blue Prince', 'Compacta', 'Domotoi', 'Nikko Blue', 'Blue Wave', 'Coerulea'. Whites include 'Lanarth White', 'Quadricolor' and 'Variegata'. Pinks are 'Forever Pink', 'Otaksa' and 'Mariesii'. 'Westfalen' has a deep purple blue bloom.

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