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Hydrangea Macrophylla 'Red Angel' Black Diamonds

Hydrangea Macrophylla 'Red Angel' Black Diamonds

£21.95
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Quick Overview
Part of the award winning Black Diamonds Range Stunning Red Flowers with contrasting dark foliage Established Plants Exactly as seen in the picture
Plant Size (cm)
Plant Size (cm)
41cm - 60cm
Pot Size - Litre
Pot Size - Litre
N/A
Anticipated Height
Anticipated Height
60cm+
Toleration
Toleration
-5
Flowering Colour
Flowering Colour
Red
Growth Speed
Growth Speed
Medium
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5 Litre Hydrangea Macrophylla 'Red Angel' part of the award winng Black Diamond range of Hydrangea : A relatively new introduction to the Hydrangea Macrophylla family. This exclusive variety of hydrangea, is part of the Black diamond series which showcases its dark foliage throughout the year it exhibits exceptional flowering against an attractive dark foliage. The lace cap flowers come in various shades ranging from dark red(Red Angel) to dark purple. The foliage ranges from dark green to almost black, in this instance dark green it creates an excellent contrast with the flower colours.

This is a very well branched and rich - flowering plant

What to expect: Your Hydrangea Red Angel will arrive planted in a large 5 Litre pot. It will have a very minimum height of 50cm excluding the pot however if purchased in summer this will be nearer 50-60cm. The picture was taken in mid-June on our own nursery so depending on the time of year purchased it may well look just like it.

 

Planting Position: Hydrangea are happy in full sun through to partial shade in a position where they can take centre stage.

Soil: Any, but prefers well drained moderately fertile Humus rich.

Suitable for container planting: Yes happy to be in a pot or in the ground, if pot planted ensure an adequate water supply.

Eventual Height and spread: Upto 2 metres tall with a 2 metre spread.

Growth speed: Moderate.

Growth Habit: Upright and bushy Flowers: Produces huge white blooms which can be as big as 30cm in diameter held upright by strong sturdy stems.

Flowering period: July through to September.

Evergreen: No

Winter Hardy: Yes

Pruning: Remove faded flower heads in spring after the frosts have passed, cut back the stems to approximately 2cm above a strong pair of buds and remove any misplaced or diseased branches

In hot weather ensure the plant gets a thorough soaking to prevent the roots drying out. Mulch plants with well rotted manure or compost in early spring.