Come! Ms. Dunlap will give two talks at the CNPS Conservation Conference Feb. 1-3 in LA!

One regarding a database of 3,700 nectar plants (& how to collect images to benefit pollinators), and the other regarding
a prototypical key incorporating a novel plant identification system that produced an order of magnitude improvement.

Hydrangea macrophylla
(sold as Bailmer)

Family: Hydrangeaceae


Synonym: Hydrangea lace cap

Native to: Japan

Sentiment: dispassion


Type: shrub

Forms: clumping, dense form, erect, open form

Leaves deciduous

Max height: 6.3 feet

Max width: 5.25 feet


blue/green, magenta/purple, violet




Plant features: deciduous

Exposure: part shade

Landscape use: cut flower

Propagates by: seed

flowers in fall

flowers in spring

flowers in summer

Soil acidity: acidic

Soil type: loam

USDA Zones: zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: -10 to +30 °F

Water: regular

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