Snow Queen Oakleaf Hydrangea
Hydrangea quercifolia 'Snow Queen'
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Botanical Pronunciation||hye-DRAYN-jee-uh kwerk-i-FOL-i-a|
|Lore||Snow Queen's blooms are 6 to 8 inches long.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 4 to 5 ft. tall, 5 to 6 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Attractive Bark, Easy Care, Fall Color, Gift Plant, North American Native Selection, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Multi-Season Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Multi-Season Interest|
Prefers organically rich, well-drained soils, with shelter from harsh afternoon sun. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Fertilize regularly during growing season. Blooms on old wood; prune to shape in summer after flowering. Remove weak, damaged stems in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9