OTHER: HYDRANGEA NIKKO BLUE
LATIN NAME: HYDRANGEA MACROPHYLLA 'NIKKO BLUE'
This hydrangea flaunts beautiful, showy clusters of blue blooms in summer. Its flowers can be blue or pink depending on the acidity of the soil. The flowers will be pink in more alkaline soil and blue in more acidic soil. Its foliage is a rich green color. This hydrangea grows to be 4-6 feet tall and wide.
Amount of Sunlight: partial sun
Amount of Water: Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
Soil Conditions: well-drained soil, rich in organic matter
Cold Hardiness Zone: 5-9
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Provide well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Feed with an acid fertilizer before spring growth. Prune to shape after flowering.