Photo courtesy of Bailey Innovations
Bred by Bailey Innovations

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Bailmacfive’

How long has it been on the market?

2019 introduction

Consumer care requirements:

Summer Crush prefers well-drained, moist loam soil but can perform well if clay and other soils are amended. Full morning sun with dappled sun in the afternoon is best. Fertilize in early spring or summer using a granular, slow-release, bloom-boosting fertilizer.


Compact, upright and rounded

Grows to height/width:

Grows 18 to 36 inches high and wide

Sun/shade requirements:

Full sun to part shade

USDA Zone:

Zones 4-9

Key features from breeder:

Summer Crush features raspberry red or neon purple blooms, a color breakthrough in reblooming garden hydrangeas. Bred by Bailey Innovations, this new addition to the Endless Summer brand is the result of focused breeding and years of production and field testing. This compact growing hydrangea, with dark green glossy leaves, fits smaller spaces in the garden and patio containers.