Information About Hydrangeas

Known for their lush foliage and supersized, ever-changing blooms – blue in acidic soil, pink in alkaline and the white varieties too – growing hydrangeas in the landscape can be a rewarding experience. But what happens when hydrangea problems occur? What about pruning issues? Not to worry. The following information provides hydrangea growing tips and everything you need to know about hydrangea care. Read on to learn more.

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Spots On Hydrangea Leaves – How To Treat Hydrangeas With Leaf Spots

By Becca Badgett, Co-author of How to Grow an EMERGENCY Garden

Hydrangeas are a favorite flowering shrub of many, with big blooms and attractive foliage. However, spots on hydrangea leaves can ruin the beauty and infect other shrubs too. Learn how to treat the hydrangea leaf spot disease and make your plant beautiful again here.

Common Hydrangea Diseases : Tips On Treating A Sick Hydrangea

By Bonnie L. Grant, Certified Urban Agriculturist

Diseases of hydrangea are typically foliar, although root and flowers may also become infected. Ailing hydrangea symptoms often start at the leaves, even if the affecting disease is root or insect based. The most prevalent causes of a sick hydrangea are described in this article.

Growing Hydrangeas From Seed – Tips For Sowing Hydrangea Seeds

By Teo Spengler

If you are looking for a new garden challenge, try growing hydrangeas from seed. Click on the following article for information on planting hydrangea seeds and tips on how to grow hydrangea from seed.

Mophead Hydrangea Info – Guide To Mophead Hydrangea Care

By Teo Spengler

Mopheads are the most popular type of garden shrubs, and the unique shape of their flowers has inspired many common names. Growing mophead hydrangeas is easy as long as you follow a few simple rules. This article will help with that.

Winterizing Hydrangea Plants: Tips On Preventing Winter Kill In Hydrangeas

By Teo Spengler

Hydrangea cold tolerance varies among varieties, so you may need to think about winterizing hydrangea plants. Winter kill on hydrangeas is not a pretty sight. Learn how to protect hydrangeas from cold in this article.

Lacecap Hydrangea Care: What Is A Lacecap Hydrangea

By Teo Spengler

The mophead is the best known variety of hydrangea, but lacecap is also lovely. This similar plant offers a more delicate blossom, and is just as easy to grow as its more famous cousin. For more information, this article will help.

Hydrangea Plant Companions – Tips On Planting Next To Hydrangeas

By Teo Spengler

If you are thoughtful about planting next to hydrangeas, you?ll find shrubs and flowers that complement these plants. This article contains some tips on what to plant with hydrangea. Click here to get started and learn more.

What Is A Tree Hydrangea: Learn About Growing Hydrangea Trees

By Teo Spengler

If you are interested in growing hydrangea trees, you?ll want to learn all about caring for tree hydrangea plants, including the popular Pee Gee hydrangeas. Click on this article for more tree hydrangea information.

Hydrangea Container Care – How To Care For Hydrangea In Pots

By Liz Baessler

Can hydrangeas grow in pots? It?s a good question, since the potted hydrangeas given as gifts rarely last more than a few weeks. The good news is that they can, as long as you treat them right. This article will help get you started.

Moving Hydrangea Bushes: How And When To Transplant Hydrangea

By Liz Baessler

Transplanting hydrangeas is a common occurrence and not hard to do. Let?s learn more about how to transplant hydrangea shrubs. This article will help get you started so you can be successful with moving your hydrangeas.

Oakleaf Hydrangea Info: How To Care For An Oakleaf Hydrangea

By Teo Spengler

Oakleafs are native to the United States, unlike their famous cousins with pink and blue ?mophead? flowers, and are tough, cold hardy and drought resistant. Click this article for more tips on how to care for an oakleaf hydrangea.

Deadheading A Hydrangea: Removing Spent Blooms On Hydrangea

By Liz Baessler

The process of removing fading blooms diverts the plant?s energy from seed production to new growth. Hydrangeas especially benefit from deadheading, as long as a few simple rules are followed. To learn more about deadheading hydrangea blooms, click here.

Smooth Hydrangea Care: Learn About Wild Hydrangea Shrubs

By Teo Spengler

Wild hydrangea shrubs are more often called smooth hydrangeas. They are deciduous plants native to the southeastern United States. Click here for information about growing smooth hydrangeas in your garden.

Sun Tolerant Hydrangeas: Heat Tolerant Hydrangeas For Gardens

By Mary H. Dyer, Credentialed Garden Writer

Hydrangeas are appreciated for their ability to thrive in cool, moist shade, but some types are more heat and drought tolerant than others. For more tips and ideas about hydrangeas that take heat, this article will help.

Hydrangea Leaves Turning Purple: Treating Hydrangea Leaves That Turn Purple

By Kristi Waterworth

The sudden appearance of purple leaves on hydrangeas can be alarming. Read this article if you own a hydrangea with purple leaves to learn about common causes and how to fix.

Why Hydrangeas Droop: How To Fix Drooping Hydrangea Plants

By Kristi Waterworth

Although easy to care for once established, droopy hydrangea plants aren't uncommon as young plants are coming into their own. If your hydrangeas are drooping, read this article to learn about ways of managing them.

Hydrangea With Green Flowers – Cause Of Green Hydrangea Blooms

By Jackie Rhoades

While their normal summer blooming color is blue, pink or white, we all notice those green hydrangea flowers at some point in the season. Why do hydrangea flowers bloom green? Find out in this article.

Fertilizing Hydrangeas: Hydrangea Care And Feeding

By Jackie Rhoades

How to feed hydrangeas is a common concern. Hydrangea care and feeding is fairly simple once you learn some basic rules. Learn what those are in the article that follows to ensure healthy hydrangeas.

Hydrangea Color – How Do I Change The Color Of A Hydrangea

By Heather Rhoades

While the grass is always greener on the other side, it seems the hydrangea color next door is always the color you want but do not have. Not to worry! It is possible to change the color of hydrangea flowers. Click here.

Reasons And Fixes For A Hydrangea Not Blooming

By Caroline Bloomfield

Disheartened because your hydrangea won’t bloom? A hydrangea not blooming can be frustrating. But usually when a hydrangea won’t flower, it is a common problem with some simple solutions. Click this article for tips on getting your hydrangea to bloom.

Hydrangea Propagation – How To Propagate Hydrangeas From Cuttings

By Heather Rhoades

While hydrangeas produce spectacular flowers, they rarely, if ever, produce seeds. Because of this, propagating hydrangeas is typically done from cuttings. Read this article to learn how to root hydrangea cuttings.

Hydrangea Winter Care: How To Protect Hydrangeas From Winter Cold And Wind

By Molly Lavins

Proper hydrangea winter care will determine the success of next summer's blooms. The key to hydrangea winter protection is to protect your plant. Find what you need to do for your hydrangea in winter here.

Prune Hydrangea Bushes: Hydrangea Pruning Instructions

By Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious Garden

Since there are various types of hydrangea bushes, pruning instructions may vary slightly. Pruning hydrangea bushes is not necessary unless the shrubs have become overgrown or unsightly. Click here for more.

Growing Hydrangeas – Hydrangea Care Guide

By Nikki Tilley, Author of The Bulb-o-licious Garden

Growing hydrangeas is so much fun. When given suitable growing conditions, their care is quite easy. To learn how to grow and care for hydrangeas in your garden, read the article that follows.

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