Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Tokyo Delight’

Imported from Japan to UK by L. de Rothschild before 1940.

H. macro Tokyo Delight A

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)

AGM Award logo 2012 (4)H. macro Tokyo Delight floret A

Ray florets: 3 or 4 sepals, serrated, overlapping.
Creamy-white, 55mm diam.

Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Large (to 2m).

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. 190mm l x 80mm w.