Shrubs and conifers

Hydrangea: maintenance tips

A popular, easy-care shrub, it is renowned for its spectacular flowering, which lasts several weeks. Its large panicles take on shades of pink, mauve and white.

Maintenance tips: HydrangeaMaintenance tips: Hydrangea

Common name: Hydrangea


Plant in a sunny or lightly shaded spot.


Requires little water, water at planting.


Plant in rich, well-drained soil that retains moisture well.


Add compost to soil each spring.

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