- USDA Hardiness Zones 3a - 9b
- Height 30 - 36 Inches Tall
- Spread 30 - 36 Inches Wide
- Partial Sun to Full Sun
The Proven Winners® Invincibelle Mini Mauvette® Hydrangea is bred specifically for cold climate gardeners! This beautiful smooth hydrangea has large purple flowers that are held upright by strong stems. The best thing about this plant, is that is blooms on new growth. This is also an important trait in colder climates, as you do not have to worry about winter damage.
This compact shrub starts to bloom in early summer, and because it is reblooming, the plant is covered in beautiful flowers until after the first frost in the fall. This plant is native to North America, which means it is easier to care for and also beneficial to wildlife like pollinating insects. This is a very versatile plant, great for flower gardens, container gardens, and general landscaping areas.
Invincibelle Mini Mauvette Hydrangea Care
This shrub is perfect for cold climates. Plant this hydrangea in well-drained soil and in an area with at least 6 hours of sunlight a day. Afternoon shade is OK in warmer growing zones like 8 and 9. We recommend adding mulch to help retain moisture and add extra protection during winter months.
To prune the Invincibelle Mini Mauvette Hydrangea, cut back ⅓ of the total length of the branches. Trim back the shrub in early spring, right when the new growth starts to emerge. This helps the stems be stronger, and hold up the large flowers. It also encourages vigorous growth of flowers throughout the summer.
Fertilize using woody plant slow release fertilizer, designed for plants like roses or trees. Apply using directions from whatever fertilizer you choose to go with. Apply in early spring after the ground thaws, but before growth starts to happen.
Invincibelle Mini Mauvette Hydrangea Spacing
The Mini Mauvette Hydrangea should be planted 3 to 4 feet apart, center on center. We like planting this into a mini hedge, or garden border. If you choose to do that, plant these 28 to 36 inches apart, center on center. This bush is great for mass plantings, as it adds color to the landscape from early summer to late fall!
Hydrangea arborescens 'NCHA7' Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 3-9|
|Flower Color(s): Pink, Purple|
|Bloom Period: Summer through Fall|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Exposure: Part Sun to Sun|
|Height: 2.5-3 Feet|
|Spread: 2.5-3 Feet|
|Spacing: 3-4 Feet|
|Blooms On: New Wood|
|Shrub Type: Deciduous|
|Type: Smooth Hydrangea|
|Scientific Name: Hydrangea arborescens 'NCHA7' USPPAF|
|Common Name: Invincibelle Mini Mauvette® Hydrangea|
|Brand: Proven Winners®|
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 7-10 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
Winter to Early Spring
- Is it warm enough to plant in the customer’s growing zone?
- What areas does the plant has to travel through from our nursery to your home?
- Is the plant at the nursery ready to ship.
- The plants from the South will naturally be ready sooner than the plants from the North (If you have questions or concerns about when a plant will ship please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org)
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Fall into Winter
- We’ll ship all the way up to the end of the fall planting season!
- Get your order in now to reserve you plants for Spring planting!
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.