Hydrangea

I get my name from my love of water.
I produce large showy flowerheads. Two of my best-known varieties are called Mopeheads and Lacecaps!

You Can Learn A Lot About Hydrangeas

  • In Greek, "hydor" means water and "angos" means a jar or pitcher, highlighting the need to water this particular flower a lot.
  • There are over 75 kinds of hydrangeas.
  • ​Hydrangeas have no fragrance.
  • They are the state flower of Alabama.
  • Their flowers are determined by the soil they are planted in.

Local Hydrangea Festivals

  • Duxbury Hydrangea Festival (June 21 - July 12, 2022)
  • Cape Code Hydrangea Festival (July 8 - July 17, 2022)
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Hydrangea