Proper hydrangea care begins by choosing a variety that is within the area's cold-hardiness temperature range. Select a suitable, well-drained spot ranging from full sun to deep shade, depending on the selected hydrangea... More »

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Correct pruning of hydrangeas depends on the type of hydrangea: Bigleaf or mophead hydrangeas need pruning in summer after their flowers have faded, whereas oakleaf, sevenbark, peegee and Tea of Heaven hydrangeas need pr... More »

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Hydrangea cuttings grow and benefit from prompt placement in the rooting material, treatment with root-promoting compounds and the use of a lightweight soil that provides sufficient aeration. A mixture of perlite with an... More »

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To take care of a hydrangea bush, choose a variety suitable to the climate zone, plant the bush in an area with lots of space, give the soil lots of drainage, add organic material to the soil and fertilize once a year. W... More »

Some tips for planting hollyhock flowers include ensuring that the soil pH is within the ideal range, spacing out plants and selecting an area of the garden where they can thrive. Gardeners should also ensure that the ga... More »

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To plant a hydrangea, dig a hole, place the plant in the center, fill the hole with soil, and water the area thoroughly. Choose a planting location with well-drained soil and the right amount of sunlight for the variety ... More »

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To turn hydrangeas blue, ensure you have a color changing variety, acidify the soil and add aluminum sulfate. Some varieties of white hydrangeas do not change color. In varieties that respond, lowering the pH provides a ... More »

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