Hydrangea Macrophylla King George


A rounded shrub with glossy, dark green leaves and large mophead flowers of rose-pink with serrated edges from mid to late summer. Max Height 2m. Max Spread 2.5m. Flowers July to August.



Fertile well drained soil. Full sun/partial shade. Hardy. Shelter from cold drying winds


General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub 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.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.