Wims Red Hydrangea - changing flower colour
The Wims Red panicle hydrangea is one of the hydrangea varieties whose flowers change from white to pinkish-red as the flowering season progresses. If these hydrangeas are planted in a sunny position, they produce an unbelievable splendour of flowers and attract attention. There are numerous uses for Hydrangea paniculata Wims Red, so that no garden should be without a panicle hydrangea Wims Red.
The colour change of the flowers of Hydrangea Paniculata Wims Red is particularly interesting
Hortensias occur in their wild form from East Asia. There they grow into true giants with a height of up to 5 metres on fresh and moist Böden. Like all hydrangeas, the panicle hydrangea thrives in sun or partial shade and enchants the garden with its large white flowers. If the hydrangea is placed in a sunny position, this has a positive effect on the formation of the flowers.
The large panicle-shaped flowers of the Wims Red hydrangea appear in brilliant white from July to October. Over time, the flowers of the Wims Red hydrangea take on a pinkish-red hue, so that this hydrangea variety always provides new colour accents in the garden. Even after flowering, the panicle flowers are beautiful to look at. They are ideal for drying and can be used decoratively in the home.
With optimal site conditions, the panicle hydrangea is very easy to care for
The location for hydrangeas should be sunny to semi-shady. However, if the hydrangea is placed in a sunny position, it will bloom more readily and the Hydrangea paniculata Wims Red will produce even more beautiful flowers. With good site conditions, the Wims Red panicle hydrangea proves to be an easy-care addition to the garden. It prefers a nutrient-rich and well-drained soil and thrives well in normal garden soil.
Unlike other hydrangeas, Wims Red tolerates short dry spells in hot summers quite well and is also resistant to frost. Pruning should only be done in spring, shortly before bud break. Pruning increases the flowering vigour and prevents the plant from falling apart.
Hydrangea - Versatile due to many uses
When buying a panicle hydrangea, you should take into account the maximum growth height of the Wims Red variety of up to 200cm. The Hydrangea paniculata Wims Red grows bushy and upright and can gain up to 25cm in height per year.
Especially when hydrangeas are placed in a sunny position, they immediately catch the eye with their abundance of flowers. Hydrangea paniculata Wims Red is therefore ideal as a specimen plant. But it also enhances any garden in a perennial border. Hydrangea paniculata Wims Red is also suitable for group planting or as a hedge. For a flower hedge you need about 3 plants per metre. You can also buy a panicle hydrangea to cultivate it in the garden.
The Wims Red panicle hydrangea goes particularly well with taller perennials such as the coneflower, high verbena or cranesbill, which like hydrangeas love sunny spots. A Wims Red panicle hydrangea can be effectively integrated into any garden style. It is particularly beautiful in cottage gardens and flower gardens, as a flower hedge or in a Japanese garden.
For 1 metre hedge you need approximately 3 plants. The plants are grown in pots, so you can use these plants all year round.
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