Nikko Blue Bigleaf Hydrangea
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - FastMature Height - 4'-6'Mature Width - Spread may be equal to or greater than heightLongevity - Short, possibly 20 years.
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Pink in neutral soil to steel blue in acid soil, large mophead 6"-8", early, June through fall. Early blooming starting with flowers that are cream with blue margins then turning solid blue as the plant matures.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 - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Transplant into moist, well-drained, soil which has been amended with peat moss or leaf mold. Not tolerant of dry conditions. Sun tolerance is good. USDA Zones 6-9.Native Habitat - Diseases and Insects - Hydrangeas are generally trouble-free and very rewarding.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
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.