How To Grow And Care For Hydrangea In Pots

Beautiful Hydrangea flowers growing in a clay pot

Hydrangea is a deciduous woody-stemmed, star-shaped, flowering plant. Several Hydrangea species are native to Asia and the Americas. It is a genus of over 200 species belonging to the Hydrangeaceae

Little Quick Fire Hydrangea Care Tips

Little Quick Fire Hydrangea

Little quick fire hydrangea, is a selection of Hydrangea paniculata (hy-DRAIN-juh, pan-ick-yoo-LAY-tuh), is a deciduous shrub and belongs to the Hydrangeaceae family.   This is the dwarf form of the

How To Grow And Care For Slender Deutzia Gracilis

Blooming Slender Deutzia Gracilis

The deutzia gracilis [Dee-yute-zia, Gra-si-lis] is named after the man who discovered it, Deutzia Scholtanius and is a member of the hydrangea plant family (hydrangeaceae).  Gracilis means “graceful” and refers

Hydrangea Arborescens: Growing and Care Of Smooth Hydrangeas

The smooth Hydrangea

Hydrangea arborescens (hy-DRAIN-juh ar-bo-RES-senz ) smooth hydrangeas are deciduous native plants to the eastern United States and a member of the hydrangea family Hydrangeaceae (hy-drain-jee-AY-see-ee). Wild hydrangeas’ natural environment is along stream

Oakleaf Hydrangea: Growing and Care Of Hydrangea quercifolia

Hydrangea oakleaf flowers

Hydrangea quercifolia (hy-DRAN-jee-uh kwer-se-FOH-lee-uh) is a deciduous shrub in the family Hydrangeaceae (hy-drain-jee-AY-see-eye). Quercifolia is the only hydrangea native to the United States. Oakleaf Hydrangea (its common name) grows naturally

How To Make Hydrangeas Turn Blue

The blue color, it’s a color many homeowners want to have in their landscape. One plant we see in the garden to bring on the color blue comes from the