Everyone is invited
Andrew Bunting will explore the diversity of hydrangeas for the home garden. He will cover in-depth the cultivars and selections of H. arborescens, H. quercifolia, H. paniculata, H. macrophylla, and H. serrata, as well as related species including some vining relatives. He will discuss the many important cultural considerations for hydrangeas, including siting, pruning and the impact that the pH of the soil can often have on flower color. Hydrangeas have experienced a great renaissance in the garden in recent decades.
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Attendees will learn: 1) The impetus behind all the new hydrangea varieties. 2) Which new varieties and species perform best in the Midwest. 3) Cultural and care recommendations.
Andrew Bunting, Assistan Director and Director of Plant Collections, Chicago Botanic Garden
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden