Climbing hydrangea

Hydrangea anomala subsp. petiolaris

Climbing hydrangea - Hydrangea anomala subsp. petiolaris

Common Name: Climbing hydrangea
Genus: Hydrangea
Species: anomala subsp. petiolaris

Category: Climbers & Wall Shrubs
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has interesting foliage, Has colourful autumn foliage

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 15.00 m (1500 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 3.00 m (300 cm)

Foliage Type: Deciduous
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: June

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Dry, well drained or Moist, but well drained

This climbing Hydrangea thrives in some of  the shadiest, inhospitable areas of the garden. Slow to establish, it will eventually romp along a wall or fence clinging by aerial roots.It's almost heart-shaped dark green leaves turn yellow in autumn and masses of showy lacy white flowerheads appear in late spring and early summer.



  • Garden care

    Plant in moist fertile soil and do not allow the soil to dry out while the plant is getting established. This hydrangea flowers on the previous seasonís wood so if you need to prune it back do so in late autumn or early spring but be warned that this will restrict flowering the following year.








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