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Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Aspera Villosa Group Hydrangea

Botanical names:
Hydrangea aspera Accepted
Hydrangea villosa Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Plant Height: 3 feet
Plant Spread: 3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2008 Great Plant Picks Award Winner


Photo gallery:
Location: My brother's garden, BelgiumDate: 2015-07-31
By bonitin
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Date: 2011-08-05Photo Courtesy of Hydrangeas Plus Used with Permission
By vic
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Photo courtesy of Joy Creek Nursery
By Calif_Sue
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Photo courtesy of Joy Creek Nursery
By Joy
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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on May 11, 2012 5:24 PM

Honey bees get nectar and pollen from this plant.

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