Hydrangea macrophylla “Fantasia’ PP21,169
Wilhelmus van der Jagt of the Netherlands
Lime green and bright pink flowers that fade to blush pink, with apricot-mauve tones
Hardy in USDA zones 5 through 9
Very large 12", mophead flowers comprised of individual single flowers
Spring to Fall
Large lustrous, deep green leaves
3-4' tall, 3-4' wide
Ideal for containers, flower bed features, shrub borders, and landscape accents. Blooms in northern areas where many other hydrangeas typically do not perform well.
Does best in well-drained soil with good organic matter; prefers slightly acidic soil; avoid heavy clay with poor drainage
Morning Sun and Afternoon Shade
Controlled release fertilizer (10-10-10) is recommended in spring
Under severe disease conditions, plant can develop powdery mildew; leaf spot can also be a problem late in the season.
Generally pest free