‘Joe McDaniel’ is an introduction by Louisiana Nursery. It is vigorous, with showy large white flowers. H. quercifolia is a southeastern native that is often seen clinging to shallow soiled slopes in its natural environment. Form is deciduous and mounding. Grows to 6 foot tall and 8 feet wide. Leaves have 5-7 deep lobes that give leaves an oak-like shape. Fall color is bronze to purple and midsummer to fall flowers are creamy panicles. Sterile flowers turn pink as they age. To keep in good shape, remove any crossing or scraggly branches in winter or early spring.. Found by plantsman J C Mc Daniel and raised by Louisiana Nurseries USA before 1997
Gardens found in the 28 pre 2000 surveyed: MS, Tuin M.Foster, Ivy Hatch ? (GB)
Gardens found in the 10 surveyed in 2010: ESV
UKPlant Finder 2012: Not Listed.