What happened to my Hydrangeas

Asked June 11, 2018, 8:00 AM EDT

Please let me know What happened to this Hydrangea. Flowers are there yet they look weird. It’s full sun in this area, so I have a row of variety Hydrangeas, and I water them frequently every other day. Other Hydrangeas are normal, but this. Thanks in advance.

Montgomery County Maryland

1 Response

Your hydrangea looks healthy, so we assume you are referring to the flower shape.

Most hydrangeas you see have a large solid flower head known as a 'mophead'. This one of your hydrangeas is probably the same species, but has a different flower head known as a 'lacecap.' Many people love the light airy look, and enjoy the fact that it is a little more unusual.