Hydrangea macrophylla ssp. serrata x acuminata Painter’s Palette
Hydrangea macrophylla
ssp. serrata x acuminata
‘Painter’s Palette’
November 22, 2018
Hydrangea macrophylla ssp. serrata ‘Blue Billow
Hydrangea macrophylla
ssp. serrata
‘Blue Billow’
November 21, 2018

Hydrangea macrophylla ssp. serrata
'Beni-gaku'

Hydrangea serrata ‘Beni-gaku’ is a delightful small shrub also suitable for growing in pots.

Inflorescence: Lacecap, 140mm across. Fertile flowers are lilac, while the ray florets age from white to pink.


Japanese origin.


Zones: 6 to 9

Size: Medium (to 1.25m).



Color in neutral soil:
White, aging to pink.

Color in acidic soil with AI present:
White, aging to pink. (no change)


Ray florets: 3 or 4 sepals, highly serrated, overlapping, 35mm diam.

Leaves: Narrowly ovate, pointed, mid-green leaves. Size: 120mm l x 60mm w.

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