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Echo® Mini Penny™ Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mini Penny' PP #15,744

SKU
03877
Large mophead flowers appear nearly continuously on this exceptional dwarf shrub. Blossoms tend to be blue in acidic soils, and pink in more alkaline soils. Compact size is wonderful for use as a container plant, low flowering hedge or highlight of a flowering border. Highly disease resistant foliage. Deciduous.
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Keep soil moist but not soggy.

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Botanical Pronunciationhye-DRAYN-jee-uh mak-roh-FIL-uh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeBlooms throughout summer, until first frost.
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorBlue
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleAsian/Zen, Contemporary, Cottage
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Firewise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureDwarf Plant, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Improved Disease Resistance, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Alkaline Soil
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsKeep soil moist but not soggy.
Companion PlantsAzalea (Azalea); Astilbe (Astilbe); Hosta (Hosta); Rose of Sharon (Hibiscus); Holly (Ilex)

Provide organically rich, well-drained soil. Apply mulch to conserve moisture and protect in harsh winters. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish extensive root system. Soil and water pH influences bloom color; consult garden center for suitable amendments. Feed in early spring. Deadhead spent blooms; prune dead or weak stems as needed.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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