Hydrangea quercifolia 'Munchkin'

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Munchkin'

Munchkin Oakleaf Hydrangea

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This true dwarf form of the Oakleaf Hydrangea, a native of the southeastern United States,has it all! 'Munchkin' bears abundant 16 cm long trusses of loosely held white flowers, held above the dark green heavily textured oak shaped leaves. While the flowers age to pink, the foliage adds to the spectacle late in the season by taking on deep mahogany red tones. Even in winter the branches add a sense of interest with their exfoliating rust coloured bark.

 

PRODUCT DETAILS:

Hardiness Zone: Zone 5 to Zone 9
Light Requirements: Part Shade to Full Sun
Height: 90 cm to 140 cm
Spread: 90 cm to 140 cm
Soil Requirements: Moist organically rich soil
Bloom Time Early to mid Summer
Planting Time: Spring to Autumn with adequate water supply
Use: Woodland gardens, shrub borders, foundation planting, mixed borders, informal hedges, patio gardens
Flower Colour & Shape: Conical trusses of loosely held white florets are borne on old wood. Flowers age to medium pink. Shelter is advisable  in zone 5 to insure flower production.
Foliage: Dark green coarse, heavily textured oak shaped leaves are borne on exfoliating rust coloured branches. Foliage takes on remarkable deep burgundy hues in Autumn
Benefits: Compact form, multi season interest, attracts bees and butterflies, cut/dried flowers


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