Hydrangea serrata ‘Shirofuji’ is a compact, white-flowering shrub suitable for growing in the garden or in a pot.
Inflorescence: Lacecap, 80mm across, with double (or triple) ray florets irregularly placed around the central fertile flowers.
synonym: H. serrata ‘Shirahuzi’. Translates to ‘White-capped Mount Fuji’.
Discovered on Mount Ashitaka, Japan..
Zones: 6 to 9
Size: Small (to 0.85m).
Color in neutral soil:
Color in acidic soil with AI present:
White (no change)
Ray florets: 8 to 10 sepals,white with hints of green, entire, acuminate, overlapping, 25mm diam.
Leaves: Mid-green turning burgundy in autumn, serrated, acuminate with elongated drip tip, 100mm l x 35mm w.