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Hydrangea M. ‘Red Baron’ 2L Pot

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Hydrangea macrophylla Red Baron, commonly known as bigleaf hydrangea or mophead hydrangea, is a popular species of hydrangea known for its large, showy flower clusters and broad, glossy leaves. Here’s some general information about Hydrangea macrophylla Red Baron:

Appearance: Hydrangea macrophylla is a deciduous shrub that typically grows to a height and width of 3 to 6 feet (0.9 to 1.8 meters). It has large, round flower clusters composed of numerous individual flowers.

Flower Colour: The flower color of Hydrangea macrophylla Red Baron, it is initially a dark pink , then evolves into a beautiful vibrant intense pink or red like most gardeners refer to its color

Care: Hydrangea macrophylla thrives in well-draining soil that is rich in organic matter. It prefers consistently moist soil but not waterlogged conditions. Regular watering, especially during dry periods, is essential to keep the plant healthy and promote optimal flower production. Mulching around the base of the plant can help retain moisture and regulate soil temperature.

Pruning: Pruning is usually done after flowering. Hydrangea macrophylla can bloom on both old and new wood, depending on the specific cultivar. Some cultivars bloom on old wood, meaning the flower buds develop on the previous year’s growth, while others bloom on new wood, meaning the flower buds develop on the current year’s growth. It’s important to know the specific pruning requirements of the cultivar to ensure proper flowering.

Hardiness: In colder regions, the plant may require winter protection, such as mulching or wrapping with burlap, to shield it from harsh temperatures.

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Height
40cm

Growth rate
40cm per year

Planting Distance
1 per metre

 

Height
40cm

 

Growth Rate
40cm per year

 

Planting Distance
1 per metre

 

115 in stock

115 in stock