Hydrangea macrophylla ssp. serrata ‘Preziosa’

synonyms; H. s. ‘Preciosa’, H. s. ‘Pink Beauty’.

Bred by George Ahrends, Germany, in 1961.

Hydrangea serrata 'Preziosa'

Hydrangea serrata ‘Preziosa’. This plant could be a hybrid between H. macrophylla and H. serrata.

Inflorescence: Mophead, 180mm across. Sepal colour is variable, from pinky-red to lilac.

Colour in neutral soil:     Pinky-red
Colour in acidic soil with Al present:     Pinky-red (no change)

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H. serrata Preziosa floret (1)

Ray florets: 4 sepals, rounded, slightly serrated, 45mm diam.

Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Medium (to 1m).

 H. serrata Preziosa leaf QB

Leaves: Matt light green with red veins and red petioles. 120mm l x 70mm w.