Available
May 15, 2017

Botanical Name Hydrangea macrophylla STAR GAZER
Common Name Double Bigleaf Hydrangea
Type Shrub
Exposure Part Shade
Size for Description 3 to 4 ft by 3 to 5 ft
Bloom Time Spring, Summer & Fall
Flower Color Pink/blue with white edges
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Deer Resistant  
Drought Tolerant  
Moisture Lover yes
Native  
Walnut Tolerant  
Wet Areas  
Fragrant  
Groundcover  
Comment  Lacecap flower features a mass of small fertile flowers surrounded by large double flowers  Add aluminum sulfate to the soil to make the flowers bluer or add lime to the soil to make the flowers pinker
Care  It typically blooms on old wood in late spring with repeat bloom on new wood from summer often into fall if spent flowers are regularly deadheaded.  Prune to remove dead wood only in spring.
Zone 5