Hydrangea, also known as Hortensia is a plant which will not only fill your hearts with love when you nurture it but will even fill your eyes with beautiful views of extraordinarily beautiful flowers.
In Greek it is said that "Hydor" means water and "Angos" means vessel. Which makes it a water vessel/container. this is only because these greens are notorious for storing water and flowers in the shape of cups.
Hydrangeas, symbolizes many things in different parts of the world. Like in Japan, it is said that a guy presents Hydrangeas to Girl's family he wants to get married to. While in USA it is one of the most auspicious gift on the 4th wedding anniversary to portray appreciation and heartfelt emotion.
These plants are mainly native to Japan, Himalayan mountains, and the Americas.
This plant is usually quiet famous for its beautiful display of flowers. It can bloom variable colored flowers, ranging from pink, blue, red, white, purple or even green!
They best grow in both Partial and bright sunlight.
When it comes to water although they are called water vessels, but don't like wet feet. These plants don't like wet bottoms, however they love damp soil. Water your hydrangea once in 3-4 days. These are best when kept in perfect soil mix which is light on roots.