'Gatsby Pink' Oakleaf Hydrangea


The best pink!

Gatsby Pink® oakleaf hydrangea boasts big, showy blooms that quickly transform from pure white to a glorious pink, providing months of color. Handsome dark green foliage turns burgungy-red in autumn. This North American native is perfect for woodland gardens and informal plantings.

Top three reasons to grow Gatsby Pink oakleaf hydrangea:

  • Native to North America
  • White flowers change to pink
  • Excellent fall color
Fall Interest
Salt Tolerant
Native to North America


Plant Type: 
Shrub Type: 
Height Category: 
Garden Height: 
 72 - 96 Inches
 72 - 96 Inches
 72 - 96 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Flower Shade: 
 White flowers quickly change to pink
Foliage Colors: 
Foliage Shade: 
 Green summer foliage turns mahogany-red in fall
Container Role: 


Light Requirement: 
 Part Sun to Sun

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Maintenance Category: 
Blooms On: 
 Old Wood
Bloom Time: 
Hardiness Zones: 
Water Category: 
 Border Plant
 Mass Planting
Uses Notes: 

Mixed borders, woodland gardens.

Maintenance Notes: 

Best in moist, well-drained soils. Prune after flowering. Fertilize in spring. May need winter protection in colder climates.

Gatsby Pink® Hydrangea quercifolia 'JoAnn' USPP 27,879Can 5,639