Hydrangea macrophylla Madame Faustin Travouillon
Hydrangea macrophylla Madame Faustin Travouillon
November 27, 2018
Hydrangea macrophylla Mariesii Grandiflora
Hydrangea macrophylla Mariesii Grandiflora
November 27, 2018

Hydrangea macrophylla Mariesii

 

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Mariesii’ is a very floriferous upright shrub.

Inflorescence: Lacecap, 210mm diam. Fertile flowers are pink, surrounded by white or pale pink sterile flowers.


Imported from Japan to UK by Charles Maries in 1879.


Zones: 6 to 9

Size: Medium (to 1.5m).



Color in neutral soil:
White to palest pink

Color in acidic soil with AI present:
White to palest blue


Ray florets: 4 or 5 sepals, slightly serrated, overlapping, 65mm diam.

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. 110mm l x 60mm w.

 
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