Hydrangea macrophylla 'Variegata'Item #0744 USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9
A handsome variegated shrub with bright green foliage surrounded by white margins. Produces lovely early summer blooms with rounded clusters of pinkish white flowers. Ideal for borders, accent or mass plantings where it will add a splash of bold color to shady landscapes. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more.Average Landscape Size:Fast, rounded growth to 6 ft. tall and wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:hye-DRAYN-jee-uh mak-ro-FIL-laDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Fast, rounded growth to 6 ft. tall and wide.Foliage color:VariegatedBlooms:Early SummerFlower color:WhiteGarden styleCottageCompanion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Holly (Ilex); Hosta (Hosta); Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus); Sweetspire (Itea)
- CareCare InformationProvide organically rich, well-drained soil. Apply mulch to conserve moisture and protect in harsh winters. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established water as needed to maintain evenly moist soil. Feed in early spring. Prune to shape after flowering.Pruning time: summer after flowering.Light Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more.