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Hydrangea serrata 'Mikata Yae'

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More About Hydrangea serrata 'Mikata Yae'

  • Double flowers with lacy, blue centres
  • Centres are a multitude of star-like, multi-petaled mid to dark blue florets
  • Florets are sometimes flushed with pink
  • 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:

6

Height:

90-100 cm

Spread:

90-100 cm

Colour:

Blue
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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 serrata 'Mikata Yae' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Sum-Fall
Fall
Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Compact
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Foundation planting