Series: First Editions
Add star power to your garden with this beautiful discovery from the renowned French garden of Princess Sturdza. Flowers open to large, white, wavy, star-shaped florets that can be up to 4" wide. The flowers are incredibly fragrant. Flowering starts mid-summer and will last until the first hard frost, providing many weeks of interest. This low maintenance shrub is a great backdrop and blends easily with other plants.
The origin of Hydrangea Great Star™ goes back to theVasterival Gardens in Varangeville-sur-Mer, a few miles west of Dieppe in Normandy, France where the plant was found in the garden of Princess Sturdza, a self-taught and internationally renowned gardener. Since 1955, Princess Sturdza grew more than 10,000 species and plant varieties creating a beautiful garden with varying interest all year long. Le Vasterival is "a very special garden that attracts and fascinates amateur gardeners as well as the most renowned botanists and horticulturalists."