Hydrangea macrophylla 'Lemon Wave'

Lemon Wave Bigleaf Hydrangea

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Shrub
Growth Rate - Fast
Mature Height - 3' - 6' but this is a smaller statured cultivar
Mature Width - Spread may be equal to or greater than height
Longevity - Short, possibly 20 years

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Lacecap flowers can vary in color all the way from white to mauve to blue.
Fruit - Capsule, 0.25" to 0.3125" long, not showy
Leaf -
Fall Color - Not remarkable
Bark - Light shiny, gray or straw-brown color
Other Features - Most noted for its unusual variegated foliage. Dark green leaves are irregularly blotched with patches of white, creamy yellow or lemon yellow.
Possible Use -
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Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplant into moist, well-drained, soil which has been amended with peat moss or leaf mold; best in partial shade
Native Habitat - Japan
Diseases and Insects - Hydrangeas are generally trouble-free and very rewarding
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Weakness -

Plants of this taxon:
-not currently in our collection-

Find Related Plants:
- Other plants with the common name Hydrangea.
- Other plants of the family Hydrangeaceae.
- Other plants of the genus Hydrangea.
- Other plants of the species Hydrangea macrophylla.