Hydrangea, Nikko Blue


Description: Nikko Blue ranges from a sky blue in alkaline soils to a dark majestic midnight blue in acidic soils. Use these on the east side of your house or plant en masse under your trees for a dramatic summer look! 

Common Name: Nikko Blue Hydrangea

Scientific Name: Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Nikko Blue’

Type: Perennial, Shrub

Exposure: Morning Sun, Afternoon Shade

Size: 3-4′ height, 4-6′ spread

Bloom Color: Blue

Bloom Period: Spring – Early Summer

Foliage Color: Green

Landscape Use: Containers/ Planters, Foundation, Hedges, Landscape Beds, Outdoor Living Areas, Shrub Border, Small Groups, Under Shade Tree, Woodland Border

Soil: Well-Drained

Growth Rate: Fast

Zone: 5 – 9

Companion Plants: Dwarf Burning Bush, Compact Holly, Abelia, Hosta, Astilbe, Coral Bells. Stop by and visit our garden center and nursery to talk with our staff about other plants in stock.


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