Hydrangea quercifolia 'Little Honey'

Little Honey Oakleaf Hydrangea

Deciduous Shrub

Bold, bright foliage of Hydrangea quercifolia 'Little Honey' is very showy in late spring. Protect from afternoon sun as the golden foliage can burn.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Regular / Even


Size: 36 - 48 tall x 36 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Bold, Coarse
Foliage Quality: Bold, Coarse

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Attractive Foliage, Fall Color, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Yellow, Yellow / Gold
Fall Color: Reliable Fall Color, Mixed / Variable

Flower Color: Ivory / Cream
Bloom Season: Summer
Flower Shape: Panicle

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Beds and Borders, Container, Mixed Border, Small Gardens
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Fall, Pleasing Seasonal Changes
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low, medium

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