Hydrangea macrophylla 'snowball' Hydrangeas are one of my favorites. I have here and had them in my backyard in Atlanta. One time when Rob was released from the hospital my friends filled my houses with vases of hydrangeas.
You're leaving part of the flower's stem for a base for more flowers like the one that you are cutting. It is crucial to be aware that flowers are usually very fragile and may have to be dyed before drying,