Hydrangea quercifolia ‘Dayspring’

('Dayspring' Oakleaf, Hydrangea)


$32.99


Hardiness Zones:

 5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

An improved cultivar of oakleaf hydrangea with larger flowers and dark green foliage changing to red-bronze in the fall.

Description

Hydrangea quercifolia, commonly called oak leaf hydrangea, is an upright, broad-rounded, suckering, multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub that typically grows 4-6′ (less frequently to 8′) tall. It is native to bluffs, moist woods, ravines and stream banks from Georgia to Florida to Louisiana. It is noted for producing pyramidal panicles of white flowers in summer on exfoliating branches clad with large, 3-7 lobed, oak-like, dark green leaves. Best grown in fertile, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Mulch root zone in summer and provide somewhat constant moisture.

Additional information

Common Name

'Dayspring' Oakleaf, Hydrangea

Botanical Name

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Dayspring'

Container/Amount

3 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

Hardiness Zone

5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Average

Light Requirements

Part-shade, Part-sun, Sun

Height

6-10'

Width

6-10'

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

May to July

Flower Color

white

Fragrance

No

Foliage Color

green

Deer Resistant

No

Fall Color

Burgundy, Red to orange

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