Hydrangea - Bigleaf

Hydrangea macrophylla



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Lets Dance Diva lacecap hydrangea covered in extra large pink blooms in the landscape A pink lacecap bloom on Lets Dance Diva hydrangea with a yardstick showing how large it is and it measures over 8 inches diameter A single floret of Lets Dance Diva hydrangea in a persons palm showing its unusually large size Lets Dance Diva hydrangea showing what it looks like when it takes on blue color A specimen of Lets Dance Diva hydrangea blooming in the landscape YouTube video describing the plant shown on this page
  • Enormous flowers
  • Very cold tolerant
  • Reblooming

The biggest lace-cap blooms ever seen on a rebloomer.

Let's Dance Diva!® reblooming hydrangea has sepals the size of your palm and baby blue (or pink) lace-cap blooms as big as a dinner plate. Like other Let's Dance® reblooming hydrangeas, it flowers on both old and new wood, ensuring gardeners of beautiful flowers every summer. Soil pH will affect bloom color.

5 - 9 (-20°F/-28.9°C)
Full sun, Part sun
3 - 4'
3 - 4'
Finish Time
.5 season
Bloom Time
Summer - fall
Flower Color
Foliage Color


Moist but well drained soils are best. Bigleaf hydrangeas may wilt in dry soils but also cannot take soggy conditions for any period of time. Tolerant of a range of soil pH levels, however, soil pH will influence flower color.


Avoid pruning bigleaf hydrangeas, except to remove any dead wood. These hydrangeas cannot be cut back or trimmed at any time of the year without impacting the bloom for either the current season or the next.


Bigleaf hydrangeas are classic choices for flower gardens, cottage gardens, and seaside plantings. They also make a showy addition to foundation plantings and can be used for low hedges or edging.

Growing Tips

Bigleaf hydrangeas benefit from a good layer of shredded bark mulch and afternoon shade, particularly in hotter climates. Apply a granular fertilizer formulated for flowering shrubs (like a rose fertilizer) if leaves start to yellow.