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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renate Steiniger' (Hydrangea 'Renate Steiniger')

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
1.5m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
1.5m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
5-10 years
To maturity
Toxic - Can cause mild stomach upset if ingested and contact with foliage may aggravate skin allergies.
Toxic - Can cause mild stomach upset if ingested and contact with foliage may aggravate skin allergies.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renate Steiniger'

Other names: Hydrangea 'Renate Steiniger', Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renata Steigner'

Genus: Hydrangea Hydrangea

Variety or Cultivar: 'Renate Steiniger' _ 'Renate Steiniger' is a hortensia type, decidous, upright, spreading shrub with shiny, ovate, green leaves and the best blue dome flowers in early and late summer. Needs acidic soil for the blue colour.


Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renate Steiniger' is: Deciduous

Flower: White in Spring; Bright-blue, Blue in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

Habit: Bushy, Rounded

Toxicity: Can cause mild stomach upset if ingested and contact with foliage may aggravate skin allergies.

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Capsid bug , Hydrangea scale Aphids , Capsid bug , Hydrangea scale

Specific diseases: Leaf spot Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renate Steiniger' (Hydrangea 'Renate Steiniger') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Containers

Cultivation: Plant in moist, but well-drained, soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type: Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3), Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renate Steiniger'

Other names: Hydrangea 'Renate Steiniger', Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renata Steigner'

Genus: Hydrangea Hydrangea

Variety or Cultivar: 'Renate Steiniger' _ 'Renate Steiniger' is a hortensia type, decidous, upright, spreading shrub with shiny, ovate, green leaves and the best blue dome flowers in early and late summer. Needs acidic soil for the blue colour.


Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renate Steiniger' is: Deciduous

Flower: White in Spring; Bright-blue, Blue in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer; Dark-green in Autumn

Habit: Bushy, Rounded

Toxicity: Can cause mild stomach upset if ingested and contact with foliage may aggravate skin allergies.

Watch out for

Specific pests: Aphids , Capsid bug , Hydrangea scale

Specific diseases: Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...


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Hydrangea macrophylla 'Renate Steiniger' (Hydrangea 'Renate Steiniger') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses: City, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Low Maintenance, Containers

Cultivation: Plant in moist, but well-drained, soil in sun or partial shade.

Soil type: Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Tender in frost (H3), Hardy (H4)


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