The Japanese hydrangea vine is a beautiful shrub that blooms in summer.
Key Japanese hydrangea facts
Name – Schizophragma hydrangeoides
Family – Hydrangeaceae
Type – shrub
Height – 16 to 26 feet (5 to 8 meters)
Exposure – part sun and shade
Soil – rather rich
Foliage – deciduous
Flowering – May to August
Caring for this plant from planting to blooming is part of what makes your hydrangea grow well.
Planting Japanese hydrangea vines
Indifferently either in spring or fall.
- Follow our advice on planting shrubs.
Pruning Japanese hydrangea vines
It isn’t necessary to prune it.
Remove wilted flowers regularly (deadheading).
All there is to know about Japanese hydrangea vines
This vine is a climbing shrub that has the rare advantage of feeling most comfortable in the shade.
It is perfect to decorate the front of a house that faces North, or to decorate a tree trunk.
Easy to care for and to grow, the Japanese hydrangea vine only needs to be attached at the start to the wall or tree that it must follow. After that, it will hang on on its own.
Smart tip about Japanese hydrangea vines
Adding flower plant organic fertilizer in spring will enhance its bloom.