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limelight hydrangea, lime green, cream to pink! Growing Tips, advice & More

Limelight Hydrangea

Hydrangea Limelight (Hydrangea paniculata ‘Limelight) Limelight Hydrangea is one of beauty with is large conical shaped flowers that can be up to 30cm (12″) long that start out a plesant lime green before turning creamy-white then pink as they mature. This

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Vanilla Strawberry Hydrangea, a simply spectacular flowering shrub

vanilla strawberry hydrangea

Vanilla Strawberry (Hydrangea paniculata ‘Renhy’) – a real show stopper and award winner Hydrangea ‘Strawberry Vanilla’ was introduced from France and has got to be one of the most eye catching hydrangeas in recent years. Being named “top plant” by

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How to change hydrangea colour, which you prefer pink or blue!

How to change the color of hydrangeas

How to change the color of hydrangeas – Learn how to change hydrangea colour now! One of the most exciting things about hydrangeas is the ability for them to change color from pink to blue, blue to pink and even to

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Common Hydrangea pests & diseases

Hydrangea Scale on hydrangea

Basic guide to pests and diseases that effect Hydrangeas! Hydrangeas are well known for there large impressive showy flowers and ability to change there flower colour from pink to blue because of the soil type. Hydrangeas are generally pest and disease free

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Planting Hydrangeas

hydrangea planting diagram

Planting Hydrangeas (pot grown and root balled) When planting a Hydrangea there are two ways in which this can be done and it depends on if the Hydrangea is all ready in a pot (ie been grown in a pot)

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Hydrangea macrophylla (mop head hydrangeas & Lacecaps)

How to change the color of hydrangeas

Hydrangea macrophylla Hydrangea macrophylla which are also known as big leaf Hydrangeas, mop head Hydrangeas and also include the lacecap hydrangeas varieties. There are many cultivars of macrophylla hydrangeas include Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Selma’, Lemon Zest, Penny Mac, Forever Pink to name

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Growing Hydrangeas in pots – Potted Hydrangeas

Mop head Hydrangea grown in a pot

Growing Hydrangeas in pots We get asked this question again and again so have decided to write an article about it. “Can I grow Hydrangeas in pots?” The answer to this is yes but there a few steps that need

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Oakleaf Hydrangea Pruning – The Complete Guide

Oakleaf Hydrangea Flower

Pruning Oakleaf Hydrangeas Oakleaf hydrangea pruning Oakleaf Hydrangeas (Hydrangea quercifolia) are a beautiful Hydrangea with white cone-shaped flowers produced from around July and last into September. Oak leafed Hydrangeas flower on new growth and do not require pruning every year,

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Pruning Hydrangeas

Blue Hydrangea

Pruning Hydrangeas If your confused about  pruning Hydrangeas then put your mind at rest as we are about to explain in plain English how to prune your Hydrangeas. The reason it can be confusing to know how and when to prune hydrangeas

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Climbing Hydrangea (Hydrangea petiolaris) Growing Advice and Tips

Climbing Hydrangea

Climbing Hydrangea quick facts Common Name: Climbing Hydrangea Genus: Hydrangea Species: Anomala Variety: Petiolaris Will grow well in shaded, semi-shade and even sun The flower on old wood so pruning to hard or late Spring will reduce flowering Will grow

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