Hydrangea serrata 'Tiara'
H. serrata 'Tiara' This is a 4-5 ft shrub. Leaves are green with crimson in full sun. Flower heads are of this lace cap will open mauve, turn steel blue or pink, depending on the soil.
A charming, delicate demeanor.
Like their 'French' cousins they like good drainage, good soil and water and fertilizer. But you don't have to hover over them. Just plant them well to begin with and water once a week. Give them acidity, (sulphur) for better blues and alkalinity, (lime) for more pinks. Don't trim them. Just cut yourself some bouquets. Do yourself a favor...grow some of these. You don't have 15 years to