Quick Notes /
Appearance Notes /
There are two are two distinct types of hydrangea flowers.
Mophead flowers are large round flowerheads resembling pom-poms or, as the name implies, the head of a mop. In contrast, lacecap flowers bear round, flat flowerheads with a center core of subdued, fertile flowers surrounded by outer rings of showy, sterile flowers.
Hydrangea flowers range in color and appearance. The shades range from white, to blue, to pink, to purple, to green, to combinations of those colors in bicolored blooms. The color of the flower is determined by the acidity of the soil it is grown in.
Inside Info /
- The most popular type of Hydrangea is commonly known as Bigleaf, Garden, French or Florist’s Hydrangea.
- This is a thirsty flower. Without water, it’s a goner.
Some examples of arrangements featuring hydrangeas in the shop!