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Vaughn's Lillie Oak Leaf Hydrangea

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Vaughn's Lillie' PP #12,982

SKU
02832
Large and extraordinarily full heads of white flowers practically smother this compact shrub. Superb burgundy-red fall foliage and peeling reddish-brown bark add interest year-round. Deciduous.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationhye-DRAYN-jee-uh kwerk-i-FOL-i-a
Average Size at MaturityCompact, moderate growing; reaches 4 ft. tall, 5 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseFirescaping/Firewise, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsPartial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureAttractive Bark, Fall Color, Gift Plant, North American Native Selection, Year-round Interest, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Companion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Hosta (Hosta); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Holly (Ilex); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Clethra (Clethra)

Prefers organically rich, well-drained soils, with shelter from harsh afternoon. 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

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