Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - slow to mediumMature Height - 3-6'Mature Width - 3-6'Longevity - short-lived
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Large, white, erect cone-shaped spikes, delicately perfumed, June-late July dried flowers persist into late winterFruit - October persisting in winter through late March – tan or brown, 0.125"Leaf - Fall Color - beautiful red leaves or variable orange, red to purple or brownBark - red brown to salmon coloredOther Features - branching upright multiple stems with deep green summer foliage, looks good all year because it retains its leaves well into Dec.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - tolerates alkaline soil (6.1-8.5), likes loamy soil, very shade tolerant. sensitive to droughtNative Habitat - southern forestsDiseases and Insects - Very resistant to insects, occasional powdery mildew or leaf blight that is rarely serious, frequently suffers from sun scaldStrength - 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 quercifolia.