Hydrangea macrophylla 'Purple Ball'

Availability Pot Size
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20CM
Still Growing
33CM
DECIDUOUS,SHRUB,PARTSHADE,SHELTER,FLOWERING,THIRSTY

Hydrangeas are a timeless, traditional favourite, these deciduous shrubs dazzle with flower colours of blue, white, red, pink or purple. ‘Ball’ varieties are named accordingly with large, balls of flowers on display in summer. Warners have spent many years growing and perfecting the best selection and most forward flowering Hydrangeas for you to enjoy.

Cultural

Macrophylla perform best in a part shade position sheltered form the hot sun and wind with a rich, porous, moist soil. Dead head and prune to shape after flowering, Hydrangeas can be cut back quite hard if need be. Feed with an organic slow release fertiliser in late spring. Purple varieties need a soil with a pH of about 5.5-6.

Landscape Uses

Perfect for formal or cottage gardens though work wonderfully in many garden styles. Are great in ground or in containers and can be brought indoors for short periods of time to enjoy their display. Look beautiful as cut flowers and are perfect for wedding displays. Work well planted with other traditional favourites such as Camellias, Magnolias and Azaleas.

Dimensions

Height to 2.0m
Width to 1.5m