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)
Resource: How Do Hydrangeas Change Colors?