A beautiful introduction from Holland, Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight' has large, cool lime-green flower heads in mid to late summer. These can last for more then a month and during this time the bracts fade to cream with a hint of pink as they age.
Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight' is a stunning addition to nearly any garden and particularly suitable for sunny borders or woodland planting.
Supplied Size: 3L pots
Position: Full sun or light, dappled shade.
Soil: Well drained, fertile soil.
Flowering Period:August - September.
Rate of Growth: Moderate.
Habit: Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight' grows to be a medium sized, branching shrub.
Height: 2.5 m (8 ft) if left unpruned. (up to 1.2 m if pruned yearly)
Spread: 2.5 m (8 ft) if left unpruned. (up to 1.2 m if pruned yearly)
Pruning: Prune Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight' back to a bud, 30 - 40 cm above the ground each March. This will keep the plant from getting to large and increase the size of the flower heads.
The amazing summer flowers of a small group of three year old Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight' in our gardens planted in a position with light, dappled shade.