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HYDRANGEA seemanii
Climbing Hydrangea


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After the growth of young orange shoots in spring, large ovoid flower buds appear, then burst to let the umbel grow.


Acidic soil plant, for protected climate zone (coastal or Mediterranean)

Climber with evergreen foliage, native to the Mexican mountains, clinging alone to its support by adventitious roots. Its young shoots, vigorous, are orange, then the foliage becomes glossy dark green. The spring flowering is in the form of flat umbels (lacecap) of small fertile flowers, surrounded by large sterile white flowers.

  • Uses: Shaded wall, wire mesh, trellis

Global caracteristics:

  • Type of foliage: evergreen
  • Habit: liana
  • Height: 10 m x 5 m (32 ft x 16 ft)
  • Growth: fast
  • Flowering period: May-June

Shape and colours:

  • Foliage shape: oval
  • Foliage colour: dark green
  • Flowers shape: Lacecap umbel
  • Flowers colour: cream white


  • Soil type: not calcareous, staying wet in summer
  • Exposure: part-shade
  • Hardiness: - 10 °C (14 °F - USDA zone 8a)