General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 3 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on old wood
Flower Color: Blue
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing
Start indoors
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Cane
Pollinators: Bees

Common names
  • Bigleaf Hydrangea
  • Hydrangea
  • Lacecap Hydrangea
  • Mophead Hydrangea
  • Hortensia
  • French Hydrangea

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  • Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on May 9, 2012 4:39 PM concerning plant:
    Honey bees get nectar and pollen from this plant.
Plant Events from our members
Catmint20906 On June 12, 2015 Bloomed
SunriseSide On May 17, 2019 Obtained plant
additional plants obtained and planted this date
AtaMaj From March 19, 2021 to March 22, 2021 Obtained plant
planted 2 plants in the shaded area on the north side of the house
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