Learn more about these 12 plant varieties and the planting information for the different zones.
More in Outdoors
- Deciduous shrub with repeat bloom in pink or blue (depending upon soil pH).
- Moist, but well-drained soil.
- Plant in partial shade; prune lightly as needed in summer.
- Most cold tolerant H. macrophylla blooming on new and old wood.
- Height: 3-6 feet
- Width: 3-6 feet
- Hardy in USDA zones 4-9:
Zones 4-5: Plant in spring to prevent winter heaving; water regularly in dry spells during growing season. Apply extra mulch after the first hard frost and avoid contact with salt. This plant may bloom later in this zone than in warmer climates.
Zone 6: Plant in spring or very early fall; apply mulch after the first hard frost. This plant may delay blooming after late frosts. Water regularly in dry spells during growing season.
Zone 7: Plant in early fall; apply mulch in fall. This plant may delay blooming after late frosts; water regularly in dry spells during growing season.
Zones 8-9: Plant in early fall; water regularly in dry spells during growing season.
Morning Off Refuels Ice (00:02:08)
Build a Nativity Yard Display (02:27)
Stained Concrete (01:00)
Designing a Kitchen Island (01:11)
Blog Cabin 2015: Chris's Take (00:01:53)
Atom Smoke Alarm: Macro Design (00:01:04)
Two-Tone Harmony (03:35)
Secret Door (03:18)
Easily Build a Stone Fire Pit (03:02)
Cabinet Jack and Claw (01:15)
12 Cozy Guest Bedroom Retreats 12 Photos
Pergola Pictures From Blog Cabin 2014 25 Photos
Pergola and Gazebo Design Trends 10 Photos
Indoors Out Patio Showcase 27 Photos
Seven Crashed Baths You Can't Miss 41 Photos
© 2014 Scripps Networks, LLC. All Rights Reserved.