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Category: Hydrangea Varieties

Hydrangea macrophylla (mop head hydrangeas & Lacecaps)

Hydrangea macrophylla (mop head hydrangeas & Lacecaps)

Hydrangea macrophylla Hydrangea macrophylla which are also known as bigleaf Hydrangeas, mop head Hydrangeas and also include the lacecap hydrangeas varieties. There are many cultivars of macrophylla hydrangeas include Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Selma’, Lemon Zest, Penny Mac, Forever Pink to name a few and many many more. Hydragea macrophylla are well known for there very large flowers and spectacular displays and the ability of the flowers to change colour to pink or blue all though there are some which are white such as Hydrangea…

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Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea, a simply spectacular flowering shrub

Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea, a simply spectacular flowering shrub

Vanilla Strawberry (Hydrangea paniculata ‘Renhy’) – a real show stopper and award winner Hydrangea ‘Strawberry Vanilla’ was introduced from France and has got to be one of the most eye-catching hydrangeas in recent years. Being named “top plant” by the American Nursery and Landscape Association it easy to see why! This easy to grow hydrangea will grow well in south facing positions which can sometimes be less forgiving for some shrubs and yet still seems to thrive in sunny positions…

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limelight hydrangea, lime green, cream to pink! Growing Tips, advice & More

limelight hydrangea, lime green, cream to pink! Growing Tips, advice & More

Hydrangea Limelight (Hydrangea paniculata ‘Limelight) Limelight Hydrangea is one of beauty with is large conical shaped flowers that can be up to 30cm (12″) long that start out a pleasant lime green before turning creamy-white then pink as they mature. This stunning deciduous shrub grows to around 6ft (180cm) tall by around 5ft (150cm) wide with mature old plants that are not pruned getting slightly larger. So where to plant Hydrangea ‘Limelight’ It is best suited in well-drained but fertile soil in…

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