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 often.Average Landscape Size:Fast growing, round shrub; reaches 6 ft. tall and wide.
- DetailBotanical Pronunciation:hye-DRAYN-jee-uh mak-ro-FIL-laDeciduous/evergreen:DeciduousGrowth rate:FastAverage landscape size:Fast growing, round shrub; reaches 6 ft. tall and wide.Foliage color:VariegatedBlooms:Early SummerFlower color:WhiteCompanion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Holly (Ilex); Hosta (Hosta); Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus); Sweetspire (Itea)
- CareCare InformationProvide enriched, well-drained soil that is moist but not soggy. Apply mulch to conserve moisture and protect in harsh winters. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish extensive root system. Once established, water as needed to maintain evenly moist soil. Feed in early spring. Blooms on old wood; prune after flowering.Pruning time: summer after flowering.Light Needs:Partial sunWatering Needs:Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.