Bigleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Lemon Wave') in the Hydrangeas Database

Common names:
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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
Variegated
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on old wood
Flower Time: Summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Cane
Division
Pollinators: Bees

August bloom with Agastache Blue Fortune

Photo gallery:
Location: Part Shade Pittsford NYDate: 2011-08-11August bloom with Agastache Blue Fortune
By ge1836
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Location: Part Shade Pittsford NYDate: 2011-08-01Close-up of nearly open bloom
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Location: Part Shade Pittsford NYDate: 2011-10-10This midsized hydrangea is great contrast in my garden of darker
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Date: 2011-07-21Photo Courtesy of Hydrangeas Plus Used with Permission
By vic
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Photo courtesy of Singing Tree Gardens Nursery
By Joy
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