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botanical name:
Hydrangea serrata 'Mont Aso'
Hydrangea serrata 'Mont Aso' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Mountain Hydrangea
synonyms:  Hydrangea serrata f. chinensis, Hydrangea serrata 'Mount Aso'
family:  Hydrangeaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 0.60m
width: 0.90m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: dark green
flower colour: violet
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 8
description:
Dwarf shrub with dark green leaves and small lacecap flowers of pink to violet blue, depending on the soil pH.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, reasonably fertile, humus-rich soil in sun or part shade.

propagation:
From cuttings, taken in summer.

usage:
Good for container or front of borders.

other notes:
Old Japanese cultivar.
RHS AGM

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