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Peppermint Forever and Ever® Hydrangea

Striking cut flowers

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  • Flower heads nearly 10" across
  • Blooms on old and new wood
  • Gorgeous with a stroke of color down each petal
  • Sun Exposure: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Height/Habit: 30 - 34 inches
  • Zone: 5-9
  • Flowering Date: Early to midsummer until frost
64286-Peppermint Forever and Ever® Hydrangea

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Peppermint Forever and Ever® Hydrangea

Description
Down the center of each petal, a brush stroke of color—pink in alkaline soil, blue in acidic soil—makes this hydrangea look particularly graceful. These mophead clusters grow nearly to 10" across. Peppermint Hydrangea blooms on old and new wood, so it's more reliable than the typical hydrangeas in northern climates. Even if a surprise spring frost takes some of the old–wood buds, new–wood buds create plenty of blooms to enjoy. Be sure to check your soil's pH level if you're looking for a specific bloom color. About 5.2-5.5 produces blue flowers, about 6.0-6.2 produces pink flowers. Hydrangea macrophylla 'REI14' PP18476
Product Details
  • Season Spring
  • Unit of Measure1
  • Botanical NameHydrangea macrophylla 'RIE 13' PP18476
  • Sun ExposureFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • State RestrictionsAE AK GU HI PR
  • Spread30 - 36 inches
  • Spacing30 - 36 inches
  • Hardiness Zone5-9
  • Flowering DateEarly to midsummer until frost
  • Planting InstructionsBest in morning sunlight and afternoon shade.
  • Winter CareShould be mulched and protected in the Northern zones.
  • Flower Color:blue, pink
  • Flower FormNearly 10" mophead blooms.
  • Foliage TypeLarge deep green leaves in summer and a compact, mounding habit.
  • Soil RequirementGrows best in well-drained soil with good organic matter; prefers slightly acidic soil; avoid heavy clay with poor drainage. Check soil weekly for moisture. Water thoroughly when dry
  • Watering RequirementWater thoroughly when dry.
  • PruningRemove all dead wood in early spring. After 5 years, prune out one third old wood to the ground each year in early spring to revitalize plant. Remove spent blooms to encourage additional blooms
  • Additional InformationSoil with ph level of about 5.2-5.5 will produce blue flowers, soil with pH level of about 6.0-6.2 will produce pink flowers
  • Unique CharactersticsLarge 10" blue or pink (determined by soil acidity) mophead flowers on old and new wood. Reliable perforamnce in northern climates. Good for cut flower arrangements. (Gardens Alive Farms website)
  • Shipped4" POT
  • Height/Habit30 - 34 inches
Shipping Information
When will my order ship?

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country during the shipping timeframes outlined below:

2019 Spring Shipping Schedule
Zone Perennials & Potted Plants
1A-4B 5/6/19 - 6/7/19
5A-6B 3/4/19 - 6/7/19
7A & 7B 2/25/19 - 6/7/19
8A & 8B 2/18/19 - 5/17/19
9A-10B 2/11/19 - 5/17/19
Last Order Date Zones 1-4: June 3rd, 2019
Zones 5-7: June 3rd, 2019
Zones 8-10: May 13th, 2019

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