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} Dec 02, Like other summer-blooming bigleaf hydrangeas, 'Nikko Blue' blooms on old wood and requires pruning just after flowers expire, no later than July, or plants may not bloom the following year. Plants Missing: Greenville VA. Jul 08, In late winter or early spring, prune out weak or damaged stems. Remove no more than 1/3 of the oldest stalks, taking them down to ground level. Repeat the process every summer to rejuvenate your shrubs and control their shape. PRUNING HYDRANGEAS THAT BLOOM ON Reviews: 8.
Sep 21, Proper timing and techniques are critical when pruning"Nikko Blue" hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla"Nikko Blue"), if you plan to enjoy its renowned blue blossoms. Hardy in U.S.
Greenville VA of Agriculture plant hardiness zones 6 through 9,"Nikko Blue" blooms primarily on stems from the previous treehaul.clubg: Greenville VA. Mar 17, Nikko Blue Hydrangea Care. Nikko blue hydrangeas grow to be around 6 feet tall, with a similar spread. The more shade the bush receives, the shorter it may remain- in extreme cases, the plant may stay short enough to resemble a large perennial in size. The shrubs are multi-stemmed and grow in an upright treehaul.clubcal Name: Hydrangea macrophylla.
Feb 12, Pruning right after the plants finished blooming is best for Nikko Blue and other hydrangea but to your point there often is dead wood in the spring that needs to be removed. Either way really works just fine unless the plants are just too big, the late summer blooming is treehaul.clubg: Greenville VA. Apr 08, If you're enamored with macrophylla hydrangea bushes like I am--those colorful mopheads and lacecaps, you'll want to learn how to prune them correctly.
This Missing: Greenville VA. Apr 11, This hydrangea, which grows on old wood, doesn't need much pruning but if you want to control its shape or size, clip in the summer before August when flowers' once-vibrant colors begin to fade.
Smooth (hydrangea aborescens) One variety, Annabella, has big flowers that are actually made up of many small individual treehaul.clubg: Greenville VA.