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SCHIZOPHRAGMA hydrangeoides

Commonly known as Japanese hydrangea vine

A superb climber reaching 12 metres and similar in habit to Hydrangea petiolaris. Creamy-white flowers with marginal bracts
Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - long-stalked, broadly ovate, sharply-toothed, dark-green leaves to 15cm (6in) long.
  • Cream
  • Height - 12m (39ft)
  • Climber - Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging - woody root climber. Flowers are produced in broad, flattened, terminal cymes to 25cm (10in) across. The conspicuous bracts grow to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - none
  • Place of origin - Korea, Japan
  • Flower Shape - Lacecap -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - slightly fragrant
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus-rich

Buy Varieties of SCHIZOPHRAGMA hydrangeoides

SCHIZOPHRAGMA hydrangeoides 'Moonlight'  AWARD

SCHIZOPHRAGMA hydrangeoides 'Moonlight'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese hydrangea vine.
Unusual silver-grey leaves which turn orange-red in autumn. Conspicuous flower heads surrounded by creamy bracts
£17.50 each

SCHIZOPHRAGMA hydrangeoides 'Rose Sensation'  AWARD

SCHIZOPHRAGMA hydrangeoides 'Rose Sensation'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese hydrangea vine.
Flower heads have light pink tinged bracts
£17.50 each

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