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Limelight Hydrangea paniculata Shrubs for Sale Online
Limelight Hydrangea (Hydrangea paniculata 'Limelight') is a slightly compact, easy to care for panicle hydrangea cultivar developed by Proven Winners. Loved for their iconic Hydrangea blooms in a fun new flower color, these hardy garden shrubs are such a fun garden addition.
Limelight Hydrangeas, like many Panicle hydrangeas, are considered home landscaping staples that provide visual interest all year long. In the spring they burst with dark green leaves which make a great backdrop for your early spring flowering plants.
Then, the leaves darken to a deeper green and they explode in the summer with their own football-sized flower clusters, shining with a pale green color. Those flowers will shift in color as they age, from pale green to pink to rose and then to burgundy in the fall.
This flowering shrub typically grows to 6-8 feet tall and just as wide. Ideal care for the Limelight Paniculata Hydrangea would include full sun and well drained soils. However, these are hardy shrubs and have learned to tolerate a variety of lighting conditions and soil types. Most impressive is this plants ability to tolerate both hot summers and cold winters.
Perfect for planting in hardiness zones 3 through 9, the Limelight Hydrangea is a hardy garden edition that you can enjoy throughout the seasons. Gentle colors and large flowers make this plant ideal for a wide variety of garden designs. Most popularly used in hedge plantings, container gardens, or as a landscape focal point, this lime green Hydrangea a a garden staple.
|Mature Height:||6 to 8 feet|
|Mature Width:||6 to 8 feet|
|Classification:||Broad leaved deciduous shrub, summer flowering|
|Sunlight:||Full sun to part sun|
|Bloom season:||Mid summer to fall|
|Habit:||Upright mounding, densely branched|
|Flower Color:||Pale greenish white flowers in summer, turning light pink to rose or burgundy in fall|
|Pruning Season:||Late Winter to early spring, promotes increased branching and more flowers|
|Soil Condition:||Any well drained soil|
|Water Requirements:||Water well until established|
|Uses:||Extremely attractive when used as a focal point in the mixed border, mass planting, specimen planting or containers; dried flowers create winter interest|