A beautiful border planting, Blue Heaven also makes an eye-catching specimen plant! Cut its heavenly flowers and gorgeous dark green foliage for a stunning dried flower arrangement. Blooming all the way from midsummer to frost, its giant mophead flowers grow to 12"—appearing on both old and new wood. Forever & Ever® Blue Heaven Hydrangea ships established in its own 1 gallon container. Hydrangea macrophylla 'Blue Heaven' (PP18823)
Winter Care:Should be mulched and protected in the Northern zones.
Flower Color:blue, pink
Flower Form:Nearly spherical flower heads of numerous sterile flowers.
Foliage Type:Rounded, dark green leaves with coarsely toothed edges, upright habit
Pruning:Remove all dead wood in early spring. After 5 years, prune out one third old wood to the ground each year in early spring to revitalize plant. Remove spent blooms to encourage additional blooms
Soil Requirement:Grows best in well-drained soil with good organic matter; prefers slightly acidic soil; avoid heavy clay with poor drainage. Check soil weekly for moisture. Water thoroughly when dry
Watering Requirement:Water thoroughly when dry.
Additional Information:Soil with pH level of about 5.2-5.5 will produce blue flowers, soil with pH level of about 6.0-6.2 will produce pink flowers
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
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