Hydrangea paniculata ‘Webb’s’

Selected by J. A. Webb of Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.A.

Hydrangea paniculata 'Webb's'

Hydrangea paniculata ‘Webb’s’ is a superior form having broad sepals and large ray florets of a rich cream colour.  Heavy flowers can make the stems droop. In full sun to light shade, this shrub can grow to 5m tall.  A good candidate for growing as a standard.

Inflorescence: Panicle, 100mm x 100mm, primarily composed of sterile flowers in a broad conical flower head.

Colour in neutral soil:                           Creamy white aging to purplish pink
Colour in acidic soil with Al present:    Creamy white aging to purplish pink

Hydrangea paniculata 'Webb's' floret

Ray florets: 3 or 4 sepals, rounded, entire, not overlapping, 30mm diam.

Zones: 3 to 9

Size: Large (to 5m).

Hydrangea paniculata 'Webb's' leaf

Leaves: Mid-green, serrated, slightly pubescent, short petioles. 75mm l x 45mm w.