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Green Lips Hydrangea macrophylla

  • Supplied as dormant, 4-in. (10-cm) pots with 4-plus canes and 6-in. (15-cm) pots with 6-plus canes.
  • Strong and compact pot hydrangea features a distinctive bloom characteristic, as if a bright green paintbrush has been used on the petals.
  • Multiple, smaller flower heads.
  • Compact, sturdy habit doesn’t need tying.
  • Height and spread provided above are for a 6-in. (15-cm) pot; for a 4-in. (10-cm) pot, height is 8 to 10 in. (10 to 25 cm) and spread is 9 to 11 in. (23 to 28 cm).
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  • General Information
    • Height:
      14 - 17" (36 - 43cm)
      Spread:
      15 - 18" (38 - 46cm)
      Exposure:
      Shade
  • Product Story
    • Brought to Ball Ingenuity by Aldershot Greenhouses and bred by the Hydrangea Breeder’s Association. A new class of pot hydrangea is made available to North America. Aldershot follows the strictest of protocols outlined by the HBA to bring to market the “pot mum” of the hydrangea world.
  • Supply Location
    • Burlington, ON Canada
  • Finishing
    • Soil pH:
      5.5
      Light Levels (fc):
      3,000 fc
      Temperature Day:
      66 Degrees F
      Temperature Night:
      66 Degrees F
      Fertilization (ppm N):
      See detailed forcing guide.
      No. of Pinches:
      None
      Plant Growth Regulators (S) = spray / (D) = drench:
      See detailed forcing guide.
      Pests:
      Aphids, spider mites
      Diseases:
      botrytis, powdery mildew
      Comments:
      Sold as a dormant 4-in. (10-cm) and 6-in. (15-cm) pot. Transplanting is not suggested, as it is to be finished in the pot it is shipped in.
  • Crop Time (weeks)
    • 4- to 5-inch (10- to 13-cm) Pots, Quarts :
      11 Weeks
      6-inch (15-cm) Pots, Gallons:
      11 Weeks
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