Hydrangea paniculata 'Tardiva'

Hydrangea - Hydrangea paniculata  'Tardiva'

Common Name: Hydrangea
Genus: Hydrangea
Species: paniculata
Cultivar: 'Tardiva'

Category: Shrubs and Sub-shrubs
Growth Rate: Fast growing
Features: Makes good cut flowers, Long flowering period

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 5.00 m (500 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 2.50 m (250 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Cream, White
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: August to October

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

  • Other features: the flower-heads make excellent dried flower arrangements

    Conical clusters of creamy-white flowers in late summer and toothed mid- to dark green leaves. This delightful deciduous hydrangea is an excellent specimen plant for a large sheltered shrub or mixed border. Later flowering than other varieties it flourishes in sun or partial shade.

  • Garden care:To enhance flowering prune hard in early spring cutting back the previous season's shoots to within a few buds of the permanent woody framework of the plant.

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