White Bigleaf Hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla 'White'
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Botanical Pronunciation||hye-DRAYN-jee-uh mak-roh-FIL-uh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Quickly reaches 4 to 6 ft. tall and wide.|
|Design Ideas||A glorious addition to all-white moonlight gardens or for lightening dark-colored walls. Use as a foundation plant, hedge or as a single specimen. Great for softening the corners of buildings and disguising utilities. A natural beside gateways or to fill borders and beds under shade trees.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Cottage|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|Key Feature||Lovely Summer Flowers|
Provide 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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9