Hydrangea

Latin name: HYDRANGEA paniculata

Dried Hydrangea Flowers



 Variety:PG HYDRANGEAS (paniculatas) or Pee Gee; poss. White Diamond or Grandiflora

Location: front walk

Origin: ; native to China and Japan

Description:

  • Old fashioned white panicle-shaped flowers new wood mid-July to October

Maintenance:

  • prune in winter or early spring to 18-24″ to avoid drooping of heavy blooms
  • fertilize in early spring with Plant Tone or Dr. Earth Shrub food with Probiotic
  • Remove dead stems  and crossing branches at anytime
  • Mulch with 2″ of bark mulch

Preparation:

  • Prefers morning sun and afternoon shade

Zone: 3-8

Sources: Fine GardeningPruning Tips, Paul Parent’s newsletter dated 10 Jul 2014 or Varitey ID

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