A lovely choice for those who have enough blue hydrangeas. Hydrangea macrophylla
Ami Pasquier has medium-sized, Dark Purple or Dark Red blooms in Autumn and Summer.
It resists going blue except on the most acidic soil where it shifts to a wine-purple.
Foliage is a glossy green, long considered one of the best.
Acid or Neutral soil. Sand, Clay or Loam.
Sun or light shade.
North-facing, East-facing, South-facing or West-facing.