HYDRANGEA paniculata 'Early Harry'

Commonly known as Hortensia

One of the earliest flowering paniculatas. Cream flowers ageing to pinkish-purple on red stems
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Cream
  • Purple
    Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet
    Pinkish purple
  • Height
    80cm (32in)
  • Spread
    80cm (32in)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Upright shrub. Produces pyramids of mainly tiny, fertile flowers interspersed with large infertile ones, set off by the coloured stems. Foliage has red and orange tints in autumn.
  • 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
  • Partial shade

HYDRANGEA paniculata 'Early Harry'

 
Estimated availability autumn 2022 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£18.50 each 
Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2022
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Pruning recommended in spring before buds begin to swell to ensure large flowers
    Pests & Diseases
    Aphids, red spider mite, scale insects, vine weevil, capsid bugs, grey mould(Botrytis), hydrangea virus, powdery mildew, leaf spot, honey fungus
    Place of origin
    Garden origin. 2017. Belgium. Harry van Trier, Oprins Plants
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Hydrangeas
  • Flower Shape
    Panicles
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrulate
    (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
  • Toxic - Category C
    May cause skin allergy
    (People & Pets) Maybe harmful to pets if eaten
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
    Rabbit Resistant
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80cm (32in)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  80cm (32in)
 

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