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How to grow Hydrangea | Hydrangea  Care | Growing information hydrangea

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Learn how to grow hydrangea, growing information hydrangea, Hydrangea  Care, How to Prune a  Hydrangea and all about hydrangea from the experts view. Hydrangea is a perennial shrub that blooms in both spring and summer season. And thus it is quite long considering your garden beautiful.

Hydrangea flower

Hydrangea is a genus of 70–75 species of flowering plants native to southern and eastern Asia and the Americas. By far the greatest species diversity is in eastern Asia, notably China, Japan, and Korea.  There are many types of hydrangeas. Mostly Hydrangea like full sunlight and can be planted by some particle. They can be grown in a wide range of soils. Hydrangea does not like too much warm environment, so they are put in a place where afternoon shade. Hydrangea like rich and moist soil, before you, plant use fertilizer to plant health and blooming.

Nature bring is the primary implementing instructed some here that you can easily grow an amazing flowering plant in your garden.


BOTANICAL NAME            Hydrangea

PLANT TYPE                        Shrub

SOIL TYPE                             Any

SOIL PH                                  Acid, natural, natural to slightly alkaline,

slightly acidic to natural

SUN                                          Full sun, part sun

ZONE                                        3,4,5,6,7,8,9

COLOR                                     Ink, purple, blue, white

BLOOM TIME                        Summer, fall


Growing information Hydrangea

Testing soil

To develop the aspect of the plant soil testing is necessary. Properly prepared soil makes the good health of the plant, and it blooms well. If you have not a testing kit of soil you may bring from the nursery. Once you’ve determined what type of soil you have, you can more effectively prepare the soil for your hydrangeas.

Growing hydrangea 

  • Once the soil is ready for you find what layout you may decide to hydrangeas. Keep in mind that your full mature plant size, hydrangeas will barely touching. Dig your planting hole a little bigger than the pot size and there is some fertilizer, nutrients this will increase your soil rich. Hydrangeas are a little loose soil before planting. Remember the base of the stems meets the soil, is even with the ground level.
  • If the hydrangeas are placed above the surface that easily dries out if the actual Crown is placed below the plantation while hydrangeas that roots may rot in. In order to create a water dam around plants and then fill it.
  • Most hydrangeas are like rich, porous, and some are like moist soil. If the soil is poor use more fertilizer. Hydrangeas prefer full sunlight in the morning but in the afternoon shade. However many hydrangeas bloom in particle shade.


Flower color

Hydrangea is a most interesting thing of color changing. But this is not true for all Hydrangea macrophylla. Color changing depends on the position of the acid in the soil. Color changing due to the presence of soil pH and aluminum. You can change color based on the soil pH, that depends on the presence of aluminum ions. If a soil has a pH of less than 5.5 will produce the blue flowers. Mauve in acid to neutral soil conditions and pink color is depending on alkaline conditions. White and green flowers without soil worries remain white or green.

Hydrangea  Care

  • In the first and second year beginning hydrangeas require too much water. Leaves will wilt if the soil is too dry. If your soil is rich, you don’t need to compost.
  • Sandy soil and proper light to bloom Hydrangea in the spring; If fertilizer is much use so it encourages the leafy growth.
  • In the fall season at least 18 inches of mulch should cover the plant, and if possible by making cages must cover the whole plant.


  • Hydrangeas bloom is very well when prepared soil fertilizer to use correctly, and it begins at the beginning of spring or starting summer. You can use large contains phosphorous with slow fertilizer. Phosphorus encourages bloom production. Before using fertilizer read the instructions of packets carefully and use the correct ratio of nutrients.
  • In the first and second year beginning hydrangeas require too much water. Leaves will wilt if the soil is too dry. If your soil is rich, you don’t need to compost. If Sandy is soil and proper sunlight that’s hydrangeas bloomed well in spring. If fertilizer is much use so it encourages the leafy growth. Hydrangeas for fencing can be used well. See more.


Hydrangeas prefer well-drained but not wet soil but prefer. Overwatering hydrangeas flowers from production work. Depending on the type of your watering soil, how much water you of hydrangeas.

How to Prune a Hydrangea

  • Hydrangea is an essential aspect of pruning knowledge. Hydrangeas Big leaf variety is a common garden variety, there are two types 1.”Mophead” which is a big snowball blooms 2. These types of big leaf small beautiful blooms say “lacecap”. These beautiful flowers are hanging down from a flat center of tiny blooms.
  • The big leaf variety is pruned when the flower is fade.
  • Starting from late summer hydrangeas are cloves, and this is a flowering season, so after a month of August should refrain from pruning.
  • Before the beginning of the spring season, the only dead stem cut away. Cut the dead branches from the trunk to get a different promotion.
  • At the time of the dead heads not better for big mopheads when left in the cold and cut it at the beginning of early spring. But it is suitable for Lacecaps.

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