Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Lanarth White’ 

Introduced by M. Williams, Lanarth, UK circa 1949.

H. macro Lanarth White AA

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Lanarth White’ is an award-winning plant, has been around since 1949, and is still considered to be one of the best white lacecap hydrangeas.

Inflorescence: Lacecap, 200mm diam. An exceptional lacecap with blue or lilac fertile flowers surrounded by white sepals.

Colour in neutral soil:     White with blue/lilac fertile flowers
Colour in acidic soil with Al present:     White (no change)

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H. macro Lanarth White floret AA

Ray florets: Four to five sepals acuminate, entire, overlapping, 65mm diam.

Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Medium (to 1.5m).

H. macro 'Harlequin' leaf DD540Leaves: 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. 130mm l x 80mm w.