Our most popular 2003 plant introduction. Recapture the feeling of a never-ending summer with ‘Endless Summer’, the first Hydrangea macrophylla that blooms on both old and new wood for repeat-blooming color all season long. In addition to repeat blooms, ‘Endless Summer’ is unusually hardy, even in Zone 4 climates. It produces big, showy flower mops – clear pink blooms in alkaline soils and blue blooms in acid soils. Makes an excellent choice for foundation, specimen and shrub or perennial borders.
Mature Size:3-5 feet width and height
Endless Summer Bush
Your landscape will soar to new heights with this fantastic native!
Brilliant Fall Color!
Glossy Green Leaves that turn Scarlet.
Black Tupelo, Sour Gum
7 8 9
Preferssunto partial shade
Oneofourmostbeautifulnative trees. Theleavesarealustrousdarkgreenin springandsummer. Infalltheychangetoshades offlourescentyellowtoorange,toscarletand purple. Oneofthebestandmostconsistenttrees forfallcolor. Thebarkissometimesscalyand sometimesblock-like,butalwayshandsome. The habitofthistreeisalsovariable. Itoftenexhibits asomewhatpyramidalformwhenyoungwith somependulousbranches(thinkPinOak)butis often upright oval at maturity.
BlackGumrespondsimpressivelytogoodwater andfertilizationpractice;atypicaltreewillreach 12 - 15' over a ten year period.