Producing masses of huge, conical-shaped blooms from June until October, this beautiful collection of unusual and desirable hydrangeas will make a dramatic statement in your garden. Each individual variety in this super mix makes a magnificent feature plant for beds and borders in the garden or when potted up and placed on your patio or decking area.
Alternatively plant them in a group for a stunning display. Naturally sturdy, the collection covers the widest colour range, and each is very easy to grow and keep and will thrive in neutral to acid, free-draining soil in a sunny or part-shaded spot. With very large flower clusters that can reach over 30cm (12in) across, these distinctive hydrangeas will fill your summer beds and borders, as well as patio pots with wonderful colour.
Each year strong, upright stems are produced with lush mid green foliage and these become topped with huge conical panicles of flowers that quite simply will take your breath away. The buds open to hyacinth-like flowers in delicate pastel shades of lime green, pink, white and burgundy and last for weeks before flushing with delicate colour tones. Hydrangeas make a premium standout border plant and are equally at home in a large patio planter.
The fresh blooms - if you can bear to cut them - are imposing in a vase and the dried flowerheads can be used as a permanent decoration. Supplied as 3 established plants in 9cm pots, ready to be planted out. 1 Each of: 'Diamant Rouge' produces incredible balls of burgundy coloured flowers, which turn white as the season progresses. Standing tall and proud on their stems, each flower cluster can reach up to an amazing 40cm (16) across! Fl June to August. H1.5m x W1.2m 'Limelight' grows strongly each year with lush mid green foliage and pyramid shaped cones of flowers.
The buds open in a delicate shade of lime green, maturing to a gleaming white and lasting for weeks and later gaining a lovely pink flush.
August - September. H2.5m x W2.5m 'Sundae Fraise' produces strawberry sundae coloured blooms on compact red-brown stems. Fl July - September. H1.5m x W1.5m