Does anyone know how to dry hydrangeas properly?

Answer While it is tempting to cut the hydrangea blossoms for drying at the height of their color, this seldom, if ever, works. Fresh, recently opened blooms, rarely dry well in the open air. Hydrangeas d... Read More »

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How much sun do hydrangeas need?

Hydrangeas need full or partial sun to grow and flower properly. In hot climates, plant hydrangeas in a site with partial afternoon shade. This will help cut down on water loss from the leaves.Sour... Read More »

How to Pot Hydrangeas?

Hydrangeas come in an array of colors including pink, blue, white and shades of purple. With their bushy, lacy blooms, they add charm to any flower bed or container garden. Planting hydrangeas in ... Read More »

How to Dry Hydrangeas?

There are approximately 23 varieties of hydrangeas, which yield a diverse range of colors in shades of white, pink, blue, and lilac. Whether store-bought or grown in your garden, you can extend the... Read More »

When should hydrangeas be fertilized?

Apply a balanced fertilizer to your hydrangea plant once yearly. You can do it in early spring or late winter. Keep mulch around the base of the plant to hold in moisture, and hold off on pruning u... Read More »