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Hydrangea macrophylla Onyx Peacock
Common Name: Hydrangea Family: Hydrangaceae (The Hydrangea Family)

Hydrangea macrophylla Onyx Peacock 'Zulu' forms beautiful mopheads in shades of blue, purple, and pink atop dramatic black stems. Dwarf plants grow 3-4 feet tall and wide, perfect for small spaces or large containers. Blooms on new and old wood guaranteeing flowers even when stems are knocked back by pruning or cold weather.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

Native Habitat:
Cool, moist, shaded locations in rich soils of woodlands and along hedgerows and streambanks.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourBlue
TypeShrub Secondary Bloom ColourPink
Height2-4' Bloom TimeSummer - Fall
Spread2-3' FragranceNo
Light Exposure Foliage ColourGreen
Soil Moisture Stem ColourBlack
Hardiness5-9 BerriesNo
BC Native

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