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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Ayesha' (Large Plant)

Hardy Shrub

This beautiful mophead hydrangea produces large rounded flowerheads of lilac-pink, cup-shaped blooms with the lightest of perfumes. Like all macrophllya varieties, Hydrangea 'Ayesha' will turn to beautiful shades of pale baby-blue on acid soils. This elegant hardy shrub is perfect for adding a touch of class to a lightly shaded border, and makes a superb specimen shrub for a large patio container. Height and spread: 150cm (59”)

 

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Ideal For:
patio, cottage gardens, cut flower garden, specimen plant, woodland garden
Flowering Period:
July, August, September
Position:
sun or semi shade
    • 1 x 3.6 litre potted hydrangea plant

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Hydrangea macrophylla prefers a sunny or semi shaded position, with shelter from cold, drying winds. Grow hydrangea plants in any rich fertile, moist soil. Improve the soil prior to planting by adding with plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost, ensuring that it is mixed in thoroughly and deeply. Alternatively plant hydrangea macrophylla in patio containers in soil based compost such as John Innes No. 3.
Water regularly until plants are fully established. Leave the faded hydrangea flower heads in place until the new buds swell in spring to protect the delicate buds from frost damage. Prune after flowering, reducing the stems to restrict their growth to the available space and to improve the shape of the plant. After pruning hydrangeas, apply a mulch of well rotted manure or compost around the base of the plant. Caution: Contact with hydrangea foliage may irritate the skin and eyes and all parts are harmful if eaten.

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