Trees

Hydrangea, Oakleaf Hydrangea quercifolia

White flowers changing to light pink and rose appear on clusters forming pyramids in late spring. Leaves are deep green changing to rich shades of red, orange, and purple in the fall making it an attractive landscape border, grouping, or massing. Grows 4' to 6' high with equal spread. Moist, well-drained soil is preferred with sun to partial shade.

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Zones 5 - 9
Zones 5 - 9

Hardiness Zones: Zones 5 - 9
The Oakleaf Hydrangea can be expected to grow in the zones shown in color in the arborday.org zone map. VIEW MAP

Ornamental Tree
Ornamental Tree

Type of tree:
The Oakleaf Hydrangea falls into the following type(s): Ornamental Trees, Shrubs

4' - 6' High
4' - 6' High

Mature Height:
The Oakleaf Hydrangea grows to be 4' - 6' feet in height.

4' - 6' Spread
4' - 6' Spread

Mature Spread:
The Oakleaf Hydrangea has a spread of about 4' - 6' at full maturity.

Slow to Medium Growth
Slow to Medium Growth

Growth Rate:
This tree grows at a slow to medium growth rate. [More about this.]

Full Sun
Full Sun

Sun:
This hydrangea does well in full sun, partial shade.

Various Soils
Various Soils

Soil:
The Oakleaf Hydrangea grows in acidic, loamy, moist, rich, sandy, silty loam, well drained soils.

Rounded Shape
Rounded Shape

Shape:
This hydrangea has rounded shape.

More Info
More Info

Description:
White flowers changing to light pink and rose appear on clusters forming pyramids in late spring. Leaves are deep green changing to rich shades of red, orange, and purple in the fall making it an attractive landscape border, grouping, or massing. Grows 4' to 6' high with equal spread. Moist, well-drained soil is preferred with sun to partial shade.