Hydrangea macrophylla 'Miss Belgium’ is a very floriferous mid-season flowerer. Suitable for growing in a container.
Inflorescence: Mophead, 130mm across. Bright magenta-red on neutral soils or purplish blue on acidic soils, the centre of each floret is always white. Impressive flowers on a compact shrub.
Bred by E. Drapps, Belgium, in 1935.
Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Medium (to 1.25m).
Color in neutral soil:
Color in acidic soil with AI present:
Ray florets: 4 sepals, serrated, overlapping, 40mm 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 70mm w.