Gatsby Pink® Oakleaf Hydrangea

H. quercifolia is a lovely native species ideal for woodland gardens. Gatsby Pink was selected for its very early pink flower color: the flowers open white and then turn a rich pink long before other varieties do. The dark green foliage turns mahoghany-red in fall.

Additional information

Dimensions6 × 6 ft
Botanical Name

Hydrangea quercifolia 'JoAnn' pp#27, 879, cbr#5639

Zone

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Flower Color

Pink

Foliage Color

Green

Height

6-8'

Width/Spread

6-8'

Exposure

Full Sun, Part Shade

Soil

Moist

Bloom Time

Summer

Uses

Borders, Specimen, Woodland gardens

Features

Alkaline soil, Attracts pollinators, Clay soil, Fall interest, Heat tolerant, Native, Salt tolerant

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Heavy pruning isn’t needed, but can be shaped immediately after flowering. Flower color is not affected by soil pH.

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