Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Fanfare’
PP 21,161; synonym: H. m. ‘Wedding Ring’™
Bred by Toyokazu Ichie-san, Shizuoka, Japan, in 2007.
Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Fanfare’ is a small remontant shrub with bicolour blooms. Similar to, but paler version of, H. m. ‘Harlequin’.
Inflorescence: Mophead, 140mm diam. The bicolour serrated sepals, in pink and white, make for very attractive mophead corymbs.
Colour in neutral soil: Pink and white
Colour in acidic soil with Al present: Blue and white
Ray florets: 4 sepals, serrated, overlapping, 35mm diam.
Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Small (to 0.6m).
Leaves: Simple, opposite and deciduous. Broadly ovate to broadly elliptic. Margin: serrate. Apex: apiculate. Base: attenuate. Venation pattern: pinnate. Texture of adaxial and abaxial surfaces: smooth, glabrous, moderately glossy. 120mm l x 80mm w.