Hydrangea macrophylla Pfau (meaning Peacock) is a striking lace cap with lots of
intense purple/blue florets and light blue flowers that deepen as they age. The colour
will range from more red
to dark purple/blue depending on soil acidity. 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.
North-facing, East-facing, South-facing or West-facing.
Sheltered or Exposed.