Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle'

Smooth Hydrangea

'Annabelle' Smooth Hydrangea has white snowball flowers in June and July, a classic plant from Joe McDaniel, a University of Illinois professor.  The name Annabelle is a reference to the town of Anna, Illinois, where the plant was shared amougst gardeners.   Hydrangea arborescens 'Annabelle' is considered by many to be somewhat deer resistant! A a late spring gentle trimming helps to delay the flower period and reduce the flopping.  Smooth Hydrangeas are salt tolerant.

PRN Preferred: This may have been around for a long time, but it’s wonderful for its prolific, natural-looking flowers and its toughness.

  • Category: Woody Ornamentals
  • Alternate Cultivar: Annabelle
  • Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Height: 5 Feet
  • Spread: 4 Feet
  • Bloom Color: White
Qty Description Comments Future Crop Future Crop Ready Date
14 Hydrangea arborescens Annabelle #3 15-18+ (NATIVE-white snowball) 336 8/1 Login for pricing
67 Hydrangea arborescens Annabelle #7 24-30+ (NATIVE-white snowball) Bud & bloom Login for pricing
Substitutions are Available