Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'

Annabelle Hydrangea

  • Bold, blooming shrub
  • Great in mass plantings
  • Easy-to-grow shade lover
  • Height: 4-5 Feet
  • Spread: 3-5 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9

Interesting Notes:

This species blooms on new wood, and may be pruned back close to the ground in late winter each year to revitalize and to encourage vigorous stem growth and best form. Plants may die to the ground in harsh winters. If not pruned back, any weakened or damaged stems should be removed in early spring.

'Annabelle' is a naturally occurring cultivar which was discovered in the wild near Anna, Illinois.

Annabelle Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attributes
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Mass Planting
Border or Bed
Habit
Deciduous
Annabelle Hydrangea Hydrangea arborescens Annabelle from Forrest Keeling
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