Hydrangea macrophylla “Zorro”


Hydrangea Zorro – A newish form of Teller Blue Hydrangea with black stems. Produces deep blue lacecap flowers on acid soil just like ‘Blaumeisse’. The fertile flowers are pale blue, encircled by a small number of large four sepalled sterile florets. A strong robust plant which can also turn pink/mauve on neutral soil.

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Product Description

‘Zorro’ is a rounded, bushy, deciduous shrub with broadly ovate, toothed, veined, dark green leaves and, from summer into autumn, distinctive dark purple-black stems bearing large, lace-cap heads of flowers, deep blue in acid soil, pink in alkaline conditions. A stunning lacecap Hydrangea, it does best here at Lewis Cottage in moist soil, reaching a mature height of 1.5 metres.