Just bought a hydrangea.  Not sure how much sun is requires.  Can you help?
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This plant actually enjoys partial shade and a small amount of sun.  Make sure that when you actually place the plant in the ground, that you also water the roots thoroughly, this will lessen the shock to the plant. -Birdy
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Hydrangea actually means water vessel.  They like lots of water and frequently but need reasonably good drainage. They DON'T LIKE their roots submerged in water.

Hot sun all day long is too much.  They like shade part of the day.  4 to 6 hours of sun is probably best.

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