Proven Winners Color Choice Let’s Dance Moonlight Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Robert’)
Proven Winners Color Choice Let's Dance Moonlight Hydrangea
Proven Winners® Color Choice® Let’s Dance® Moonlight Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla ‘Robert’ PP20020) is a new series that represents the next generation of reblooming Hydrangea! You’ll dance in delight yourself once these beauties bloom in your garden! These floriferous varieties bloom on both new wood and old, which creates an incredible display of color.
The bloom color is a rich pink that ages to bright green. Let’s Dance Moonlight Hydrangea is a strong repeat bloomer with large, richly-hued blossoms that can become blue depending upon the pH of your soil. The mophead flowers are held on sturdy stems that won’t flop and they’re backed by quilted deep green leaves. Those strong stems make them incredible in the bouquet or floral arrangement for indoor décor.
Moonlight is a Bigleaf Hydrangea that has a wonderful compact habit. You’ll never find yourself bored with this plant at any time throughout the growing season! In autumn, the healthy foliage takes on rich bronze-red tones for additional interest late in the season. Hardy in USDA 5 through 9, the rounded shrubs form meat and today, compact mounds 2-3 feet in mature height and spread.
These are incredibly vibrant blossoms all sooner into fall, therefore deserve a garden location front and center. Plant them along your home’s foundation shrubs as a face plant, or as a low hedge that defines your driveway or sidewalk. Use Hydrangea as a winding row throughout your border gardens or zigzag a few throughout a mixed shrub garden.
And the vibrant color is a focal point on its own, and really highlights cottage gardens, cutting gardens, anchors a pollinator garden and would look fantastic highlighting your mailbox so everyone driving down the street can easily find your home. Their smaller, compact size makes them fantastic to utilize as a porch or patio container plant and they will dress up your seating areas beautifully!
Moonlight Hydrangea is very adaptable but performs best in rich, well-drained, moist soil. If you plant this hardy Hydrangea in full sun, sufficient moisture is required and a 3-4 inch layer of mulch over the soil surface. When planted in hot climates, they appreciate afternoon shade. During hot, dry summers additional watering will be required to keep it flowering. Prune Bigleaf Hydrangea after flowering only. This pH-sensitive Hydrangea will be blue in acidic soil, and pink in alkaline.
Big flouncy mophead blooms await you! Make sure to add one or two Let’s Dance Moonlight Hydrangeas to your yard this season!
|Common name||Proven Winners Color Choice Let's Dance Moonlight Hydrangea|
|Botanical name||Hydrangea macrophylla 'Robert'|
|Height||2 - 3 ft.|
|Width||2 - 3 ft.|
|Sunlight||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Moisture||Moist to Average|
|Soil condition||Widely Adaptable|
|Pruning time||After Flowering|
|Flower color||Blue or Deep Pink|