Dear Dolores™ Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Wyatt LeFever'

Blooms in spring and reblooms summer to fall. Blue blooms occur in acidic soils. Pink blooms occur in alkaline soils. Fast growing deciduous shrub, bright green foliage, mounding growth habit. Excellent choice for shady border planting.

Bloom/Feature

Large blue or pink flowers rebloom spring to fall

Plant Type

Shrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

-20°F

Key Features

Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Reblooming

Flowering Season

Spring to Fall

Use

Accent, Hedge, Mass Planting

Exposure

Part sun to shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil

Fertilizer

Yearly in spring

Dimensions

5' H x 5' W

Pruning

After flowering 

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Part Sun to Shade
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants
  • fertilize in spring