The Limelight is a showstopper with large, football shaped blooms that begin as green, chaging to white and then fading to shades of pink and red in the fall. Wonderful as a screening plant, hedge, or alone as a spectacular specimen plant.
Light Needspart shade
Growth6-9 ft. H x 6-9 ft. W
ColorGreen foliage, Celedone green flowers in spring age from shite to shades of pink
The Limelight Hydrdangea is an award-winning favorite amoung Landscapers. Huge, football-shaped flowers open in an elegant celadon green that looks fresh and clean in summer's heat. The blooms age to an array of pink, red, and burgundy which persists through frost for months of irresistible flowers. You can use Limelight hydrangea just about any way you can imagine: as a showy flowering hedge, to screen off air conditioners, as an attention-getting specimen, in containers, flower gardens, or anywhere around your home. Also a long-time favorite of professional florists, it also makes an excellent cut flower, fresh or dried.
Hydrangeas perfer rich, well-drained soil and evenly moist watering. In hotter climate zones, extra water is essential. The Glowing embers hydrangea is one of the few that can tolerate full sun, but its’ not recomended in hotter areas. Morning sun and protection from the full afternoon heat during the hottest time of day is ideal. The PH of the soil is what truly determines the color of your hydrangea. Get a soil test kit if you want to change/keep the color of your plant.