Week 48 – November 24, 2020

Plant Information

Candy Lips Pink Hydrangea macrophylla

New variety!
Growing Information:
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Hydrangea macrophylla

Common Name: Potted Hydrangea

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring

Plant Habit: Upright

Water: Heavy

Fertilize: None or when needed only

Height: 14 - 17" (36 - 43cm)

Width: 15 - 18" (38 - 46cm)

General Information: Candy Lips is a new pink and green bicolor, producing distinctive antique-looking flowers. When fully open, it is clear where the name of this variety comes from, bright watermelon-pink blooms with a touch of green throughout. As the blooms progress, the green will diminish, resulting in a full, bright pink flower.

Grower Information:

  • Supplied as dormant, 6-in. (15-cm) pots with 6-plus canes.
  • A large-petalled, classic-shaped hydrangea series.
  • Multiple, smaller flower heads.
  • Compact, sturdy habit doesn’t need tying.
  • Height and spread provided above are for a 6-in. (15-cm) 

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