French Hydrangea (Macrophylla) has
green foliage and
blue flowers, with
conspicuous fruits or seeds.
The greatest bloom is usually observed in the
with fruit and seed production starting in the
summer and continuing until
not retained year to year.
French Hydrangea (Macrophylla) has a
moderate life span relative to most other plant species and a
rapid growth rate.
At maturity, the typical
French Hydrangea (Macrophylla) will reach up to
4 feet high, with a maximum height at 20 years of
French Hydrangea (Macrophylla) is easily found in nurseries, garden stores and other plant dealers and distributors. It can be propagated by
bare root, container, cuttings.
Note that cold stratification is
not required for seed germination and the plant cannot survive exposure to temperatures below
medium tolerance to drought and restricted water conditions.
Source: USDA, NRCS, PLANTS Database, plants.usda.gov.
National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA