Hydrangea macrophylla Perfection
Hydrangea macrophylla Perfection
November 26, 2018
Hydrangea macrophylla Ramars
Hydrangea macrophylla Ramars
November 26, 2018

Hydrangea macrophylla Pia

 

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Pia’ is the smallest mophead in the species H. macrophylla. Slow-growing and remaining dwarf. Ideal for small gardens or growing in a container.

Inflorescence: Mophead, 90mm across. The pink flowers will intensify in colour as the season progresses. In acidic soils the flower colour will turn to mauve-pink, never to blue.


synonyms: H. m. ‘Pink Elf’, ‘Comet’, ‘Piamina’, ‘Winning Edge’

Originated in Japan.


Zones: 6 to 9

Size: Small (to 60cm).



Color in neutral soil:
Pink

Color in acidic soil with AI present:
Mauve-pink


Ray florets: 4 sepals, slightly serrated, not overlapping, becoming pointed, 30mm diam.

Leaves: Mid-green, developing reddish brown marks in the autumn. Despite being a cultivar of the macrophylla (big leaf) species, leaf size is a diminutive 65mm l. x 35mm w.

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