‘Semmes Beauty’ Oakleaf Hydrangea

Hyrangea quercifolia 'Semmes Beauty'

Shrub border w/ oak-like foliage, great fall color, and long blooming time. Great accent or border. Sun tolerant.

Bloom/Feature

Clustered white that fade to pink w/ age in summer

Plant Type

Shrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to -20°F to -10°F

Key Features

Flowering Season

Summer

Use

Accent, Container, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

10' H x 20' W

Pruning

Not required; dead-heading promotes new growth

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun to Part 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