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Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Blaumeise’

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Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Blaumeise’ | Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13
Plant Size
40cm × 20cm

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Description

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Blaumeise’. This is a deciduous shrub that will produce rounded blue or purple flower heads in acidic soil. The flowers will turn pink or red in alkaline or neutral soil. The leaves are large and toothed they can be susceptible to powdery mildew. They will prefer sun to semi-shade and fertile, moist but well drained soil. You must protect from the cold and frost. The flowering heads may be cut and dried for dried floral arrangements or wreath-making.

Cultivation

They are fully to frost hardy and will prefer sun or semi-shade with fertile, moist but well-drained soil. They will require more shade in dry areas; provide shelter from cold, drying winds. Some hydrangeas become chloritic in shallow chalk soil.

Interest and use

Specimen, ornamental, containers. Summer interest. Suitable for coastal conditions.

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Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Blaumeise’ | Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2018
  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFully hardy (min -15°C)
  • SoilHeavy, Well drained, Light, Medium
  • Soil pH7.0 to 9.0
  • WaterMoist

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