Hydrangea macrophylla 'Bailmacfive' (PP 30,359) ENDLESS SUMMER(R) SUMMER CRUSH(R
2-3 ft. (Zone 4) Compact Hydrangea that blooms on both old and new wood. Flower color is genetically capable of being raspberry red or neon purple but may be blue if soil ph is acidic. (See general description).
General Hydrangea Hortensia flower type
Hydrangeas with hortensia or mophead type flowers have sterile petals in large globose corymbs. Flower color varies by variety and by soil ph. Acidic ph for blue color, alkaline ph for pink. Plant in part-shade to part-sun in well-drained organic soil. Bloom in summer.