Climbing Hydrangea – Hydrangea anomala petiolaris

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Climbing Hydrangea is celebrated for its large, lace-cap flowers that bloom in late spring to early summer. The blooms are white and fragrant, lasting several weeks. Native to woodlands in Asia, it has a slow initial growth rate but becomes vigorous over time. The leaves are heart-shaped and deep green. This plant does not produce berries or nuts. Its bark peels in layers, adding winter interest. The plant uses aerial rootlets to climb, adhering to surfaces without causing damage. It does not have thorns and the foliage turns yellow in the fall.

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Climbing Hydrangea – Hydrangea anomala petiolaris

The Climbing Hydrangea, Hydrangea anomala petiolaris, native to Asia, is a vigorous climber known for its lush foliage and fragrant white flowers.

Features Climbing Hydrangea is celebrated for its large, lace-cap flowers that bloom in late spring to early summer. The blooms are white and fragrant, lasting several weeks. Native to woodlands in Asia, it has a slow initial growth rate but becomes vigorous over time. The leaves are heart-shaped and deep green. This plant does not produce berries or nuts. Its bark peels in layers, adding winter interest. The plant uses aerial rootlets to climb, adhering to surfaces without causing damage. It does not have thorns and the foliage turns yellow in the fall.

Benefits for Nature Climbing Hydrangea is beneficial for pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its flowers. Its dense foliage provides shelter for birds and small wildlife. The plant has a low toxicity level, making it a safe choice for gardens with pets and children.

Landscaping and Design In landscaping, Climbing Hydrangea is ideal for covering walls, trellises, or fences, adding vertical interest to gardens. It’s used in both formal and informal designs, complementing structures and other plants with its lush growth. It works well in woodland or cottage-style gardens, adding depth and texture.

Preferred Conditions Climbing Hydrangea thrives in moist, well-drained soil, and prefers partial shade but can adapt to full sun. It’s tolerant of a variety of soil types and urban pollution. While it can withstand some wind, protection from strong gusts is beneficial, especially when young.

Fun Fact about Climbing Hydrangea A unique aspect of Climbing Hydrangea is its ability to climb up to 60 feet or more, using its aerial rootlets to adhere firmly to almost any surface, making it an excellent plant for creating natural green walls or garden backdrops.

Summary Climbing Hydrangea, Hydrangea anomala petiolaris, is an Asian native climber, valued for its fragrant white flowers and attractive foliage. It benefits pollinators, provides wildlife shelter, and is versatile in landscape design, thriving in moist, well-drained soils and partial shade. Its climbing ability adds unique vertical beauty to gardens.

1. Style

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2. Height

15-30cm, 30-50cm, 50-70cm, 70-90cm, 90-110cm, 110-130cm, 130-150cm, 150-170cm, 170-200cm, 200-230cm, 230-250cm, 250-270cm, 270-300cm, 300-350cm, 350-400cm, 400-450cm, 450-500cm, 500-600cm, 600-700cm, 700-800cm, 800-900cm, 900-1000cm, 10-12m, 12-14m, 14-16m

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STANDARD DELIVERY TYPES

Box/Parcel – Used for plants sized 0-70cm, costs £12. Order £100 worth of plants of that size to qualify for free delivery! Parcel deliveries are always sent for next day delivery unless otherwise specified.

Pallet – Used for plants sized 71-230cm, costs £60. Order £350 worth of plants to qualify for free pallet delivery! We always send our pallets for next day delivery, unless requested otherwise.

Private Van – Used for plants sized 231cm and taller, costs £60. Order £350 worth to get free private van delivery!

In all cases you can request a private van delivery, where your plants are delivered by us. Upon your request we can re-evaluate your delivery fee and let you know of the delivery time.

Please note, for pallet and box deliveries we use third party companies to deliver the goods. Not often, but occasionally some delays may happen due to unforeseen circumstances, which are out of our control. For this reason, we ask you to never book gardeners, contractors, or other industry professionals for the estimated delivery date. Please do not book days off work or cancel other commitments specifically for your plant delivery to avoid disappointment.

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