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Hydrangea anomala petiolaris

Climbing Hydrangea
Hydrangeaceae (Saxifragaceae)
Deciduous, Vines


Big, bold leaves and large clusters of long-lasting flowers in white, pink, red, or blue. Summer and fall bloom. Flower clusters may contain sterile flowers (conspicuous, with large,petal-like sepals) or fertile flowers (small, starry petaled); or they may feature a cluster of small fertile flowers surrounded by ring of big sterile ones (these are called lacecap hydrangeas). Sterile flowers last for a long time (often holding up for months), gradually fading in color.

Hydrangea anomala petiolaris

Climbs high (as far as 60 ft.) with its clinging aerial rootlets; shrubby and sprawling without support.

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