Hydrangea macrophylla Setsuka-yae
Hydrangea macrophylla
‘Sekka Yae’
November 26, 2018
Hydrangea macrophylla Sidastell-Stella
Hydrangea macrophylla
November 26, 2018

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Sensation'


Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Sensation’ is a slow growing shrub with ‘sensational’ bicoloured flowers.

Inflorescence: Mophead, 130mm across, with bicolured florets.

Not to be confused with H. m. ‘Sensation 75’ or H. m. ‘Red Sensation’.

Bred by Henri Cayeux, France in 1938

Zones: 6 to 9

Size: Medium (to 1.25m).

Color in neutral soil:

Color in acidic soil with AI present:

Ray florets: 4 or 5 sepals, rounded, almost entire, overlapping, 55mm 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 85mm w.