Hydrangea macrophylla PEACE is a double flowering cultivar with white petals which age with a slight tint of pink.
Inflorescence: Mophead, 170mm across, almost spherical, white to very pale pink.
Bred by Ryoji Irie, Kyoto, Japan, in 2000.
Synonym: H. m. ‘Peace’.
Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Medium (to 1.25m).
Color in neutral soil:
Color in acidic soil with AI present:
Pinkish white (no change)
Ray florets: Multiple whorls of sepals give the appearance of ‘double flowers’, 50mm 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.160mm l x 100mm w.