Hydrangea macrophylla

Bigleaf Hydrangea


If you are looking for a shrub that offers fine spring color, then this variety of Hydrangea is perfect for you.

Pollinator Friendly


Hydrangea macrophylla Care Tips

Sun & Light

Bright Indirect Sunlight


Regular Watering


15 – 27°C



About Hydrangea macrophylla

Hydrangeas are popular flowers in many cultures and have developed a lot of meanings and symbolism. This makes hydrangeas an excellent gift for several occasions, especially if you want to convey a specific message. Different colors of hydrangeas can represent different meanings. Hydrangea macrophylla for sale Egypt, Bigleaf Hydrangea for sale Egypt.

Purple hydrangeas can symbolize sympathy, so they make perfect gifts if someone is facing a difficult period in their life. Blue hydrangeas are associated with sincere apologies, so can be used as a conciliatory gift. Green hydrangeas are a beautiful symbol of friendship, so make a great birthday gift if you’re close to someone.

The different colors Hydrangea macrophylla blossoms display are directly related to the levels of acidity in the soil.

To bloom in a vibrant to soft baby blue, the hydrangea needs acidic soil with a pH level below 5.5. For purple hydrangeas, the ideal pH level has to be anywhere from 5.5. to 6.5. Hydrangeas that are grown in soil with pH levels above 7 bloom in pink and even red. Grounds with different levels of acidity nearby can lead to beautiful color washes even within the same flowerheads. Bigleaf Hydrangea, French Hydrangea, Hortensia, Lacecap Hydrangea, Mophead Hydrangea, Snowball Plant, Hydrangea Macrophylla. 

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Botanical Name

Hydrangea Macrophylla


Bigleaf Hydrangea, French Hydrangea, Hortensia, Lacecap Hydrangea, Mophead Hydrangea, Snowball Plant, Hydrangea Macrophylla.


Mature Height & Spread

– Hydrangea Flowers Make Excellent Gifts for Numerous Occasions
– One of the great things about growing hydrangeas is that there are a lot of varieties to choose from.
– Hydrangeas Are Excellent Ornamental Plants.
– Hydrangeas Are Pretty Easy to Grow.
– Hydrangeas Make Fantastic Cut Flowers.
– Hydrangea Flowers Can Be Dried.
– Some Hydrangeas Can Attract Pollinators to Your Garden.
– Hydrangeas Don’t Suffer From Many Pests.
– Hydrangeas Are Low-Maintenance Plants.
– Hydrangea Root May Alleviate Urinary Tract Issues.
– Hydrangea Supplements May Help Protect Your Liver and Kidneys.
– Hydrangeas Could Help Lower Blood Sugar Levels.
– Hydrangeas were first cultivated in Japan, first being introduced to Eurpose in the 1700s. However, fossil species have been found dating back 23 million years.
– There are over 75 species of hydrangeas, most of them native to Asia. The most widely known is the Hydrangea macrophylla also called bigleaf hydrangea.
It’s easy to care for Hydrangea, it grows well in a variety of environments, and it will continue to produce stunning flower heads year after year.
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