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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:

Color in acidic soil with AI present:

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.