Forrest Keeling

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Hydrangea quercifolia

Oakleaf Hydrangea

  • Four seasons of interest
  • Longer period of bloom than native
  • Oakleaf Hydrangeas tolerates drier sites
  • Height: 48-72 Inches
  • Spread: 48-72 Inches
  • Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9

Interesting Notes:

Oakleaf Hydrangea is winter hardy further north than Hydrangea macrophylla (common mophead variety) and can thrive in much dryer locations than other members of the genus.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Attributes
Rain Gardens and Bioswales
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Mass Planting
Midwest Native
Border or Bed
Habit
Deciduous
Program
Plants of Merit
Oakleaf Hydrangea Hydrangea quercifolia from Forrest Keeling
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