Hydrangea Endless Summer 'Bloomstar' Extra Large 15 Litre: As the name suggests, Endless Summer comes with a consistently long flowering period, from spring to autumn, year after year. Hydrangea Bloomstar flowers can vary in colour from pink right through to purple, exact colour is difficult to predict, if planted in acid soil the flowers will a blue through to purple, if the soil is alkaline flowers wil be plale pink through to dark pink but can often be anywhere in between, whilst soil is the main factor affecting flower colours weather and climate can also affect colouring, one thing you can be sure of Endless Summer Hydrangea will consistently provide you with masses of flowers annually. Specifically bred to provide more flowers and a longer flowering period, they are easily maintained and hardy to minus 30, ideal for pots or borders reaching heights upto approximately 1.5 metres with a similar spread.
Endless Summer ;'Bloomstar' flower colour can vary depneding on soil type pink Hydrangea prefer alkaline soil rather than acid. Endless Summer Hydrangea are easy to care for in spring after the final frosts have passed apply a slow release fertiliser, and prune just above new growth, pruning below new growth will result in less flowers. Summer months try to water consistently and keep the soil moist, do not allow to dry out, spent flowers can be trimmed if required this will encourage new blooms. In Autumn do not prune or fertilise the plant should be left until spring to itself until spring.
When should I prune back my Hydrangea:
We suggest waiting until Febrary/March when the frosts have gone. The dead flower heads will protect the plant over the winter months. When the frosts have finished cut it back by approximately a quarter and remove any weak or frost damaged shoots to the healthy wood.