- USDA Hardiness Zones 5 - 9
- Height 3 to 4 Feet Tall
- Width 3 to 4 Feet Wide
- Partial Shade
Perfect for any bouquet! This Mini Penny Hydrangea is a proficient re-bloomer that will last from spring to early fall. It has an adorable rounded habit that will compliment any space! It has the ability to thrive in some shade. Its big leaves paired with colorful blooms makes it the perfect addition to any landscape!
The foliage of this Hydrangea is a rich green with the leaves being four to eight inches long. The blooms that start to appear in the spring can vary in color depending on the Ph level of the soil. The more acidic the soil the more blue blooms you will get. The lower the acidity, the blooms will be more pink and lilac. The Mini Penny Hydrangea reaches a height of up to four feet tall and wide. Use this Hydrangea as a border plant, or for screening. It makes a stunning focal point, and its flowers are perfect for bouquets.
Mini Penny Hydrangea Care
Plant this Hydrangea in full sun to part sun. Plant in well-drained moist soil. If planted directly in sunlight be sure that the soil is consistently moist. It has average water needs. This Hydrangea can tolerate a variety of Ph levels. The Ph level determines the color of the Mini Penny Hydrangea. More acidic will produce more blue blooms. The more alkaline the pinker you will see. Fertilizer should be applied as early as possible by starting in the late fall or early spring. If pruning is desired do so after flowering. remove dead branches each year in the early spring. In cooler climates, mulching around the base is beneficial.
Mini Penny Hydrangea Spacing
Correct spacing is important. When planting in proximity to other plants, using as a hedge, screening or as a border plant spacing for your Mini Penny Hydrangea should be, at minimum 3’ feet, center on center.
Interesting Facts: Mini Penny was developed by Michael Dirr of the University of Georgia Research Foundation from a seedling of an open-pollinated Hydrangea macrophylla 'Penny Mac'.
Mini Penny Hydrangea Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-9|
|Flower Color(s): Blue|
|Bloom Period: July to August|
|Foliage Color(s): Green|
|Exposure: Partial Shade|
|Height: 3-4 Feet Tall|
|Spread: 3-4 Feet Wide|
|Spacing: 3 Feet Center on Center|
|Blooms On: New & Old Wood|
|Shrub Type: Deciduous|
|Scientific Name: Hydrangea macrophylla 'Mini Penny'|
|Common Name: Mini Penny Hydrangea|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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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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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.
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Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
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- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
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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.