• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Reaches 3-5 ft. tall and wide.
    Key Feature:
    Fragrant flowers
    Blooms:
    Late spring through summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:hy-DRAIN-juh an-gus-tih-PET-ah-la
    Plant type:Hydrangea, Shrub
    Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
    Growth habit:Round
    Average landscape size:Reaches 3-5 ft. tall and wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Late spring through summer
    Flower color:White
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Cottage
  • Care
    Care Information
    Requires rich, well drained, evenly moist soils. Appreciates generous shade in warmest regions. Mulch to conserve moisture and keep the root zone cool. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before spring growth. Will blossom on new growth, however for best spring display of flowers do not prune after early September.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
  • History & Lore
    History:
    This superb selection was made by Dan Hinkley from seed collected in Southern Sichuan Province, China.

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