Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Tokyo Delight’
Imported from Japan to UK by L. de Rothschild before 1940.
Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Tokyo Delight’ has exquisite creamy-white lacecap flowers with sepals that are highly serrate.
Inflorescence: Lacecap, 130mm across. The ray florets are arranged irregularly in one ring.
Colour in neutral soil: Creamy-white
Colour in acidic soil with Al present: Creamy-white (no change)
Ray florets: 3 or 4 sepals, serrated, overlapping.
Creamy-white, 55mm diam.
Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Large (to 2m).
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. 190mm l x 80mm w.