Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Peace’

synonym: ‘H18-12’. PBR in Europe under EU 20092147; Patent protected in USA PP22,025

Bred by Ryoji Irie, Kyoto, Japan, in 2000.

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Peace'

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Peace’ is a double flowering cultivar with white petals which age with a slight tint of pink.

Inflorescence: Mophead, 170mm across, almost spherical, white to very pale pink.

Colour in neutral soil:                          Pinkish white
Colour in acidic soil with Al present:     Pinkish white (no change)

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Peace'

Ray florets: Multiple whorls of sepals give the appearance of ‘double flowers’, 50mm 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.160mm l x 100mm w.