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PlantFiles: Bigleaf Hydrangea, Lacecap
Hydrangea macrophylla 'Light O Day'

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Family: Hydrangeaceae (hy-drain-jee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hydrangea (hy-DRAIN-juh) (Info)
Species: macrophylla (mak-roh-FIL-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Light O Day
Additional cultivar information: (aka Bailipse)

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Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Red
Light Blue
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Variegated

Other details:
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
From herbaceous stem cuttings
From woody stem cuttings
From softwood cuttings
From semi-hardwood cuttings
From hardwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive jeffhaines On May 5, 2010, jeffhaines from Raleigh, NC (Zone 7b) wrote:

We brought six divisions with us when we moved from Winston-Salem, NC, to Raleigh, NC. In Zone 7a, they hardly ever bloomed. We always seemed to have a late frost which killed all the leaf buds on the old wood, and the plants would have to start up from new shoots out of the ground. The variegated foliage is pretty, so it was still an attractive plant. The move to Zone 7b has made all the difference in the flowering, as they have bloomed every year after they got established in the first year after we planted them. The flowers are a lovely blue, and they are flourishing in our woodland garden in dappled shade. They can wilt a bit on really hot days, but they perk up by the next morning or after watering.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

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Crown Point, Indiana
Raleigh, North Carolina
Mansfield, Ohio
Roanoke, Virginia



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