How do you care for hydrangeas in Singapore?
When to plant and how to care for Hydrangea?
- Watering. Water the plant deeply three times a week to prevent wilting in the plant and make sure to avoid the leaves and flowers while watering the plant. …
- Keep the soil moist. To keep the soil moist and cool add mulch underneath your plant. …
Where should you not plant hydrangeas?
No hydrangea will do well in HEAVY shade, such as under a shade tree. The blooms will be sparse and will not develop fully. If your landscape is mostly sunny (and hot), you may wish to grow the PeeGee (paniculata) hydrangea, which thrives in all day sun as long as it receives adequate moisture.
Can you grow hydrangea in Malaysia?
Although the plant comes from places as far away as China and Japan, nevertheless, it has taken well to Malaysian soils and climate. This is evidenced by the fact that most growers do not have much problem coaxing the ornamental into yielding really gigantic blooms as soon as they are firmly established.
Can you plant a hydrangea anywhere?
Mophead hydrangeas are hardy and can be grown outdoors wherever the winter temperature stays above -15ºC (5ºF). However, potted hydrangeas sold as houseplants will have been produced in greenhouses and fed to encourage them to flower early, so they will need time to adjust to life outdoors before being planted out.