Hydrangea macrophylla 'Variegata'Item #0744 USDA Hardiness Zone: 6 - 9
Handsome variegated shrub with bright green foliage surrounded by white margins and rounded clusters of pinkish white flowers. Ideal for borders, accent or mass plantings where it adds splashes of bold color to shady landscapes. Deciduous.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.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:WhiteFlower attributesShowy FlowersGarden styleCottageCompanion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Holly (Ilex); Hosta (Hosta); Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus); Sweetspire (Itea)
- CareCare InformationProvide evenly moist, well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before spring growth. Prune to shape after flowering.Pruning time: summer after flowering.Light Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.