HYDRANGEA paniculata 'Vanille Fraise'

Commonly known as Hortensia

White flowers which change to dark red very early in the summer
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    toothed, pointed mid- to dark-green leaves 7-15cm (3-6in) long.
  • Red
  • White
    White flowers which become dark red very early in summer
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Loose, pyramid-shaped flower clusters
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
    Requires a sheltered site
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten
    These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • May cause skin allergy or irritant
    Having skin or eye contact with these plants could result in an allergic reaction, burning or rash.

HYDRANGEA paniculata 'Vanille Fraise'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    To obtain larger flowerheads cut back previous season's shoots to within a few buds of the woody framework in spring.
    Pests & Diseases
    Red spider mites, scale insects, vine weevils, capsid bugs, grey mould(Botrytis), hydrangea virus, powdery mildew, leaf spot, honey fungus.
    Place of origin
    Japan, China, Russia. Garden origin. France. Pépinières Renault
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Hydrangeas
  • Flower Shape
    Panicles
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
    Pruning group 4
    Suitable for: Deciduous trees and shrubs that flower on current year's growth or are grown for winter stem effect.
    Pruning: Hard prune to a low permanent framework.
    When: Annually in early Spring.

    RHS group 5, 6 & 7
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
    Humus-rich
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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