Hydrangea Blackberry Pie
Part of the Proven Winners® range.
Hydrangea Flair and Flavours® Blackberry Pie.
Wonderful compact lace-cap variety with masses of bluey pink flowers throughout the summer. (Hydrangea serr. 'MAK2' Flair&Flavours® Blackberry Pie)
Month Available: July
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Blue
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Shrub
Main Attribute: Dwarf and very floriferous
Height / Spread: 100cm x 100cm (3ft 3in x 3ft 3in)
This variety has pink flowers with a blue tinge. You may need to add aluminium sulphate or lime to the soil to keep the original colour if planted in the ground. Lime turns the flowers pinker and aluminium sulphate will turn them bluer.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Powdery Mildew.
Plant Care: Cut back by one third in the spring
Care and Time: Low - spring
Warning: Toxic if eaten. May cause a skin allergy.
The fantastic Hydrangea ‘Flair and Flavours’® range consists of several wonderful varieties of Hydrangea that earn their place in the garden due to their sweet coloured flowers and unique quality of flowering every year throughout the summer on new and existing branches – hence the term, “Reblooming Hydrangea”
Benefits: The plants have a wonderful compact habit and beautiful big flowers from June to October. They have been specially selected for their hardiness, and require very little maintenance
History: These Hydrangea are part of the Proven Winners brand which means they have been tried and tested. They are easy to care for, bright & colourful, have a long flowering period.
EU Rights: EU Plant Variety Rights apply. Propagation without a license is illegal.