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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Hamburg'

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Plant Family: Hydrangeaceae

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Hamburg'
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Price:  £9.50
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5 in stock

Size/Qty:  1.5 litre pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  City gardens, small gardens
Sun/ Shade:  Sun to Part Shade
Planting Style:  low maintenance
Suggested Use:  Cut Flower
Season of Interest:  Summer to Autumn
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Evergreen:  No
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Susceptible to Honey Fungus


A mophead variety with very large flower heads - deep pink on alkaline soil, blue on acid. A fairly compact plant, so good for tubs. Prune back to a healthy pair of buds in spring, remove a few old stems to ground level. Good soil in sun to part shade.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall