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Hydrangea paniculata 'Sweet Summer' (Bokrathirteen)

#PP21778

More About Hydrangea paniculata Sweet Summer ('Bokrathirteen') (PP21778)

  • Cone-shaped panicles of sterile flowers open creamy-white
  • The blooms turn shades of pink in the fall
  • Compact habit with long, narrow, green leaves
  • Useful for cut flowers
  • Bloom Time: Summer to fall

Interesting Notes:

Hydrangea arborescens: Blooms on new wood, prune in late winter or early spring.

Hydrangea macrophylla: Blooms on old wood, do not prune. Remove only spent flowers and dead, damaged or unsightly wood.

Hydrangea paniculata: Blooms on new wood, prune in late winter or early spring.

Hydrangea quercifolia: Blooms on old wood, do not prune. Remove only spent flowers and dead, damaged or unsightly wood.

Hydrangea serrataBlooms on old wood, do not prune.

 

Zone:

4

Height:

125-150 cm

Spread:

150-175 cm

Colour:

White
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Sweet Summer Hydrangea Growing and Maintenance Tips

All hydrangea naturally undergo some colour change to their flowers as they age. Adjusting the pH balance of the soil can change the flower colour from pink to blue in some cultivars. Most cultivars thrive in full sun to partial shade as long as they have adequate moisture and a rich, well-drained soil. 


Hydrangea paniculata Sweet Summer ('Bokrathirteen') (PP21778) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Fast
Fast
Dried Flower/Foliage
Dried Flower/Foliage
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Compact
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Foundation planting
Specimen

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