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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Hot Red Violet' (Hydrangea)

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£17.00 Pot size: 3 litre

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Hot Red Violet'

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Product Description

A gorgeous hydrangea with large mopheads of dark pinkish red flowerheads in mid- to late summer when grown on soils with a neutral pH. Flowers becoming dotted with a wash of blue or pink as they age.

Great for floral arrangements.

Additional Information

Plant type Shrubs
Flower colour Red, Purple, Pink
Flowering season Summer
Special features Low maintenance
Position Sun, Light shade
Soil pH Acid, Neutral
Special conditions Coastal
Size Medium
Eventual height 100cm
Eventual spread 100cm
Pot size 3 litre
Hardiness Hardy
Suggested uses Beds and borders, Flower arranging, Cottage style garden
Foliage Deciduous
Vigour Medium growing
Award of Garden Merit Yes
Care instructions Grow in moist but well-drained acidic to neutral soil in full sun or partial shade. 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. Flowers will be lavender-blue on acidic soils with a pH 5.5. When grown on neutral soil, (with a pH of 7), the flowers will predominantly be pink.