Limelight Hydrangea Tree
Limelight Hydrangea Tree features exquisite, bright lime-green flowers that bloom abundantly at a young age. Sturdy, erect blooms last throughout the summer. In the fall, blooms turn pink, burgundy and green. Blooms grow on new wood, giving reliable blooms throughout the season. Flower stems are beautiful as fresh or dried cut flowers for floral arrangements. This paniculata hydrangea is native to China and Japan. It has been trained to grow as a small tree, and will require regular maintenance to maintain its shape. Beautiful specimen or accent plant. Can be used in container plantings. Add gorgeous, late summer color to your landscape.
Hydrangea paniculata ‘Limelight’ grows best in Part to Full Shade. It will grow 6 to 8 feet tall with a spread of 5 to 7 feet. Plant in zones 3 to 8. Attracts butterflies. Heat and drought tolerant. Tolerates air pollution.
Care & Shipping Notes
Easy to grow in rich, medium wet, well drained soil. Protect from the afternoon sun for best performance. Trim lightly in early spring. Fertilize fall and spring with acidic fertilizer. No serious insect or disease problems. May be susceptible to bud blight, bacterial wilt, leaf spot, rust and mildew. Aphids, scales and mites may be pests. Add a layer of mulch in the winter to protect from cold weather. NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.