Hydrangea macrophylla Mariesii
Hydrangea macrophylla
‘Mariesii’
November 27, 2018
Hydrangea macrophylla Merritt’s Beauty
Hydrangea macrophylla
‘Merritt’s Beauty’
November 27, 2018

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mathilde Gütges'

 

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Mathilde Gütges’ is a compact shrub with deep green leaves and relatively large mophead flowers.

Inflorescence: Mophead with blue or pink corymbs up to 150mm across.


Bred by August Steiniger, Germany, in 1946.

Synonym: H. m. ‘Royal Purple’


Zones: 6 to 9

Size: Small (to 1m).



Color in neutral soil:
Pink

Color in acidic soil with AI present:
Blue


Ray florets: 4 or 5 sepals, rounded or with slight serrations, overlapping, 45mm 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. 100mm l x 65mm w.

 
English