Forever & Ever® Hydrangea

Forever & Ever® Hydrangea


This original variety in the Forever & Ever® series was introduced in 2005. It's mophead flowers are either pink or blue depending on soil pH. Pruning of spent blooms will encourage more blooming throughout the season. Perfect as an accent plant, a hedge (when planted in multiples) or in a container.


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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Early Sensation'


Darwin Plants, The Netherlands


Blooms are an intense pink or blue depending on soil pH


Hardy in USDA zones 4 through 9


Large rounded mophead flowers


Spring to Fall


Large lustrous, deep green leaves


2-3' tall, 2-3' wide


Compact rounded habit


Ideal for containers, flower bed features, shrub borders, and landscape accents. Blooms in northern areas where many other hydrangeas typically do not perform well.


Does best in well-drained soil with good organic matter; prefers slightly acidic soil; avoid heavy clay with poor drainage


Morning Sun and Afternoon Shade


Controlled release fertilizer (10-10-10) is recommended in spring


Under severe disease conditions, plant can develop powdery mildew; leaf spot can also be a problem late in the season


Generally pest free