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What time of year do you plant hydrangeas

What time of year do you plant hydrangeas

When to plant hydrangeas You can, theoretically, plant hydrangeas at any time but the time of year they are planted will dictate when you first see blooms. For example: if you plant hydrangeas in the early spring, you could still get blooms the same year so long as the blooms grow on new growth. If instead, you plant in the fall, your plant will still survive and thrive but you won’t get any blooms until the following season depending on…

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Where to plant hydrangeas to give them the best start

Where to plant hydrangeas to give them the best start

The best position is going to be one where there is good drainage, good morning sunlight, protection against the elements, and shade in the afternoon for almost every variety. Read on to learn more about where to plant hydrangeas. Hydrangeas are a beautiful shrub that blooms in the spring and summer. They can grow very quickly and fill up a designated space within the span of a single summer. Some can reach as high as 15 feet or higher. The…

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Planting Hydrangeas

Planting Hydrangeas

Planting Hydrangeas (pot grown and root balled) When planting a Hydrangea there are two ways in which this can be done and it depends on if the Hydrangea is all ready in a pot (ie been grown in a pot) or if you plan in moving a Hydrangea that is already planted in the ground. Planting Hydrangeas which have been grown in pots? Firstly Hydrangea grown in pots can be planted any time of year, ensure the soil is free-draining…

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