Hydrangea Panic. Pinky Winky

 

a vigorous, deciduous shrub with ovate, glossy, dark-green leaves. From late summer into autumn it bears conical panicles of creamy-white flowers which become deep-pink with age. Will reach a height of 2.5m and a spread of 2.5m after 5-10 years.

 

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.