A trip to Tregrehan to study Hydrangeas

…a trio. Hydrangea angustipetala Hydrangea angustipetala Hydrangea angustipetala Hydrangea angustipetala Hydrangea aspera Kawakamii Group Hydrangea aspera Kawakamii Group Hydrangea aspera Kawakamii Group Hydrangea aspera Kawakamii Group Hydrangea aspera Kawakamii Group…

22nd July

…the best blue lacecap HYDRANGEA ‘Taube’ HYDRANGEA ‘Taube’ Hydrangea ‘Fireworks blue’ – very floriferous and vigorous grower Hydrangea ‘Fireworks blue’ Hydrangea ‘Fireworks blue’ Hydrangea ‘Fireworks pink’ Hydrangea ‘Fireworks pink’ Hydrangea

30th July

…Wave’ Hydrangea ‘Blue Wave’ The Hydrangea paniculata ‘Grandiflora’ are now a huge clump above the drive. Hydrangea paniculata ‘Grandiflora’ Hydrangea paniculata ‘Grandiflora’ The clump of Hydrangea paniculata ‘Kyushu’ is not…

24th August

…into flowering is quite revealing as to which are the best value overall. Hydrangea paniculata ‘White Lady’ Hydrangea paniculata ‘White Lady’ Hydrangea paniculata ‘Vanille Fraise’ is just turning. Splendid! Hydrangea

20th July

…a drunken inspection of the rather phallic buds. Hydrangea seemanii Hydrangea seemanii Hydrangea seemanii Hydrangea seemanii Hydrangea seemanii Hydrangea seemanii 1992 – FJW A really good and much needed soak….

27th July

…the bank. Hydrangea Taube Hydrangea Taube Hydrangea Taube Below it a good blue mophead in the form of Hydrangea Enziandom. A very different blue. Hydrangea Enziandom Hydrangea Enziandom Hydrangea Enziandom…

3rd August

…early leaves. Hydrangea ‘Sheila’ Hydrangea ‘Sheila’ Hydrangea ‘Sheila’ Hydrangea aspera Villosa GroupVery variable and short lived especially if grown in full sun which this one is not. Some have flower…

17th July

…I have argued before. Hydrangea ‘Love you Kiss’ Hydrangea ‘Love you Kiss’ Hydrangea ‘Love you Kiss’ A much older clump of Hydrangea ‘Libelle’ are doing well having again been cut…

3rd July

…badly hurting the main stem in last summer’s grass cut. Hydrangea involucrata ‘Viridescens’ Hydrangea ‘Fireworks Blue’ is just starting to show. Hydrangea ‘Fireworks Blue’ Hydrangea ‘Fireworks Blue’ Beside it Hydrangea

27th June

…‘Iolanthe’ Tucked away in the shade Hydrangea ‘Lanarth’ looks great. Hydrangea ‘Lanarth’ Hydrangea ‘Lanarth’ Hydrangea serrata ‘Shichidanka’ is a funny mix of pink and blue flower ‘starburst’ heads but very…