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Semmes Beauty Oakleaf Hydrangea
Semmes Beauty Oakleaf Hydrangea Grows well in Ashburn! In Stock
Semmes Beauty Oakleaf Hydrangea

Hydrangeaceae Hydrangea Quercifolia Semmes Beauty

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Grows InZone 5A · -20° to -15° F through Zone 9A · 20° to 25° F
Grows in Ashburn! (Learn More)
Sun ExposureMorning Sun / Evening Shade, Dappled Light / Filtered Sun
Soil DrainageWell Drained, Moderately Drained
Resistent ToHeat
Flower ColorWhite
BloomsSummer Blooms
Foliage ColorDark Green
Average Height8' to 10'
Average Width8' to 10'
AttractsVisual Attention
Additional Information About Semmes Beauty Oakleaf Hydrangea

Hydrangea Quercifolia 'Semmes Beauty' is a moderate growing shrub that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 5A through 9A. It matures to an average height of 8 feet to 10 feet and an average width of 8 feet to 10 feet, depending on climate and other environmental factors. It prefers growing in a location that provides morning sun with afternoon shade or filtered sun and grows best when planted in loam, clay or silt soil that is well drained or moderately drained. In the summer Semmes Beauty Oakleaf Hydrangea produces white flowers. The foliage is dark green in color. It attracts visual attention and is resistant to heat.

Semmes Beauty Oakleaf Hydrangea can be useful in the landscape along woodland borders, in foundation plantings, as a background, in shrub borders, around decks, swimming pools, and other outdoor living areas, as an accent, under a shade tree, as a focal point, in landscape beds or islands or in small groupings and also in theme gardens, cottage gardens, perennial gardens or shade gardens.

More about Semmes Beauty Oakleaf Hydrangea...

Noteworthy Characteristics

Semmes Beauty is a vigorous, heat-tolerant cultivar noted for its large, white flower panicles and pretty burgundy fall color. It originates from the Semmes, Alabama in the southeastern United States so you know it's heat tolerant! In spring, it puts forth large, oak-shaped leaves that are deep green with soft, lighter undersides. Huge conical flower panicles appear in summer that consist of showy, four-sepaled flowers that are flattened and papery. The white flowers age to rose-pink and dry to soft tan or brown. In fall, the leaves turn striking shades of crimson and bronze-purple, and through winter the dry flowers persist above branches lined with exfoliating copper-brown, cinnamon and tan bark.


The large leaves on this 8-10' by 8-10' shrub provide outstanding contrast in the landscape. Useful as a single specimen, in groupings, flowering shrub borders, as a natural hedge or visual screen, home foundation plantings, woodland borders, and cottage gardens.

Culture & Care Tips

Oakleaf hydrangea accepts full sun or partial shade and prefers rich, evenly moist soil. This fast-growing shrub is at home in southern heat and humidity. 

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