Hydrangea Isn't Flowering

My hydrangea is about 15 years old. It gets huge in the summer and gets about 8 hours of sun. It had gorgeous blue blooms for the first few years. I watch and wait every season, but am sad to say there are no flowers. Please help. Thanks.


Hardiness Zone: 6b

By 8330kjs from Owensboro, KY

June 26, 20090 found this helpful

There are three possibilities for lack of flowering among the hydrangea species. The first two: "too much shade and improper pruning" apply to all hydrangeas, while the other "weather-related damage to flower buds" applies primarily to the big leaf hydrangea.

Read more here: http://www.usna.usda.gov/Gardens/faqs/hydrangeafaq2.html#Why-not-bloom

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June 26, 20090 found this helpful

If you fertilize it too much it will also stop blooming. I learned that the hard way : )

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