Mariesii is a small deciduous shrub with glossy ovate leaves and large, flattened
Lace-cap flower heads with blue or pink fertile florets surrounded by large, white
sterile ones. Lace cap hydrangeas are compact deciduous shrubs with broadly ovate
leaves and flat or gently domed clusters of small fertile
flowers, with showy sterile flowers around the margin.
Acid or Neutral soil. Sand, Clay or Loam.
Sun or light shade. Height 1-1½m.
North-facing, East-facing, South-facing or West-facing.