Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Amethyst’
Hydrangea ‘Amethyst’, Mophead hydrangea ‘Amethyst’, Hortensia hydrangea ‘Amethyst’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Amethyst’ _ ‘Amethyst’ is a compact, bushy, deciduous shrub with broadly ovate, toothed, veined, dark green leaves and large, rounded clusters of double, blue or light pink flowers in summer.
Can cause mild stomach upset if ingested and contact with foliage may aggravate skin allergies.
Blue in Summer
Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Capsid bug , Glasshouse red spider mite , Hydrangea scale
Generally Disease Free
Pruning group 1 or 4.
Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Amethyst’ (Hydrangea ‘Amethyst’) will reach a height of 1m and a spread of 1m after 5-10 years.
City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Containers
Grow in moist but well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Will perform best with afternoon shade.
Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Sun
North, South, East, West