Hydrangea Petiolaris

 

Hydrangea anomala Petiolaris, Climbing Hydrangea. A climbing shrub with dark green leaves turning yellow in autumn and domed clusters of white flowers in summer. makes an attractive if unusual wall climbing shrub. Ideal for growing up trellis, fences or trees, can be used a ground cover if unsupported. Max Height 15m. Max Spread 3m. Flowers July to August.

 

*Available Pleached and Trellis, Click Below

 

 

Plant in moist fertile soil in a sheltered site away from cold drying winds. Full Sun / Partial Shade, Hardy.

 

General Climber Planting and care

  • Water the Climber thoroughly and allow to drain fully
  • If the Climber is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base Adding a bucketful of planting compost
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot
  • Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in well
  • Water the Climber and area thoroughly, then again at least once a week during the first growing season
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring