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Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Moonlight'

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Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Moonlight' - Moonlight Japanese Hydrangea

More About Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Moonlight'

  • Showy flowerheads of clustered, tiny, white, flowers surrounded by sterile, outer flowers
  • Broadly ovate, serrated, blue-green leaves 15 cm
  • Leaves have a silver sheen with deep green veining
  • Contrasting red stems
  • Slow-growing and slow to establish
  • Bloom Time: July to August

Zone:

5

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

8-10 m

Colour:

White
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Moonlight Japanese Hydrangea Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant in an average to moist, well-drained soil, in partial shade. It can tolerate full sun exposure providing it has consistent moisture. Self-clinging to walls or trees, but may need to be trained up a fence until established. 'Moonlight' requires little pruning because of its slow habit, but shaping is best done in early spring.


Schizophragma hydrangeoides 'Moonlight' Characteristics

Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Growth Rate

Slow

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Climbing

Foliage Color

Variegated
Green
Silver
Blue

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)

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