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Hydrangea macrophylla Veitchii

 

Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Veitchii’ was introduced in 1881 and still remains a popular shrub today with its bright white pointed sepals.

Inflorescence: Lacecap with large flat heads, 170mm across. Sepals can be tinged with green.


Imported from Japan to UK by Charles Maries in 1881.


Zones: 6 to 9

Size: Large (to 1.5m).



Color in neutral soil:
White

Color in acidic soil with AI present:
White (no change)


Ray florets: 3-4 sepals, rounded, entire, overlapping, 60mm diam.

Leaves: Simple, opposite and deciduous. Narrowly ovate, acuminate, mid-green. Margin: serrate. Apex: apiculate. Base: attenuate. Venation pattern: pinnate. Texture of adaxial and abaxial surfaces: smooth, glabrous, moderately glossy. 180mm l x 120mm w.

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