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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Teller's Blue'

Common Name: Hydrangea - Teller's Blue bigleaf Hydrangea
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Teller's Blue'

Huge blooms that are bold and brightly colored blue.Excellent cut flower. Solid plant. Flower buds are over-wintered on previous year's growth, so be careful not to prune off the buds. Likes moisture-retentive soil

Plant Care: Bloom occurs on old wood. Prune any time after flowering by cutting back flowering stems to a pair of healthy buds. Prune out weak or winter-damaged stems in early spring. Mulch young plants with a well-rotted manure or compost in spring. For more information on pruning and care click here

Characteristics & Attributes

Plant TypeBloom ColorBloom Time
shrubs - DeciduousBlue JUne-September



90cm-1.5m (3-5ft)90cm-1.5m (3-5ft)zone 5


Soil Moisture

Foilage Color
Shade to partial shadeRegularGreen

Soil Type

Moist, well-drained soil Cutflower, Dried Flower, Feature Plant, Foundation, Mixed Border, Container
*Attracts Butterflies
*Attracts Birds
*Attracts Bees
*Rabbit Resistant