Hydrangea paniculata Le Vasterival
Hydrangea paniculata
‘Le Vasterival’
November 26, 2018
Hydrangea paniculata Zwijnenburg
Hydrangea paniculata
‘Limelight’
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Hydrangea paniculata 'Levana' USPP 22,614
BLONDE GALAXY

Hydrangea paniculata 'Levana' originated from an open-pollination of H. p. 'Barbara', as the seed parent, and an unknown H. p. variety as the pollen parent.

Inflorescence: Panicles, 120mm x 120mm across, opens white and remains white throughout the flowering period. Central 'eye' of the ray florets can open into a male flower with 4 petals, 12 stamens and perhaps one immature pistil.


Bred by Johan Possemiers, in Brecht, Belgium, in 2002. US patent granted to J. Possemiers in 2014.

Trade designation: H. p. BLONDE GALAXY


Zones: 3 to 9

Size: Large (to 2m).



Color in neutral soil:
White

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


 

Ray florets: 4 to 5 sepals, broadly elliptical to broadly ovate, entire, not overlapping, 48mm diam.

Leaves: Simple, opposite and deciduous. Mid-green with red petioles. Margin: serrate. Apex: short apiculate. Base: rounded to short attenuate. Venetian pattern: pinnate. Texture of adaxial and abaxial surfaces: pubescent. 95mm l x 60mm w.

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