Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Parzifal’

synonyms: ‘Parzival’, ‘Parsifal’, ‘Parsival’

Bred by J. Wintergalen, Germany in 1922.

H. macro Parzifal AA

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Parzifal’ has attractive flowerheads due to the very serrated sepals.

Inflorescence: Mophead, 140mm across, very variable in colour. Numerous small flowerheads, long flowering season.

Colour in neutral soil:     Red
Colour in acidic soil with Al present:     Dark purple-blue

AGM Award logo 2012 (4)

H. macro Parzifal floret AA

Ray florets: 4-5 sepals, serrated, overlapping, 35mm diam.

Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Medium (to 1.25m).

H. macro 'Harlequin' leaf DD540

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. 130mm l x 70mm w.