Nikko Blue Mophead Hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Nikko Blue'
Nikko Blue hydrangea is the most common class of hydrangea. The Nikko Blue hydrangea has large, round flower heads that are a bold blue. The flowers bloom over a rounded canopy of dense foliage. Nikko Blue hydrange have large, oval-shaped leaves that often taper to a point.
Nikko Blue hydrangea grows best in fertile, well-drained soils. They are not very drought tolerant, and should be watered regularly during dry periods.
Bloom Time- May - July. Great for use in shade gardens, container gardening, in mass plantings, or as a specimen plant
Mature Height : 4-5 feet
Mature Width : 4-5 feet
Exposure : Full to partial shade
Hardiness zones : 5-9