Do hydrangeas prefer the sun or the shade?
Depending on the variety, some hydrangeas can be grown in full sun. Some prefer morning sun and afternoon shade. Some can be grown in dappled sunlight. When selecting a hydrangea for your garden or landscape, take into account your grow zones, the variety's light requirements and its size. Hydrangeas are popular, versatile flowering shrubs—and are a must-have for many gardeners.