What is your favorite color? Pink or Blue? The choice is yours with the new Let's Dance® Rhythmic Blue™ Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla LETS DANCE 'SMHMES14'). This latest addition to the Let's Dance Hydrangea series has flowers that are truly amazing! They easily shift from deep pink to vibrant blue, depending on how you treat the soil. You can also get a remarkable range of pink, blue, or even lavender colors if you want. Just play around with the soil pH and watch the magic happen!
This is a super hardy Macrophylla with flowers that cover the shrub from top to bottom! The florets are a distinctive geometric shape and are closely packed forming big, rich, colorful mopheads that are held high on sturdy stems. This deciduous shrub will rebloom to provide you months of beautiful, colorful flowers to enjoy. They bloom on new and old wood and are perfect for cut and dried flowers!
Rhythmic Blue is a reliable performer. It has good wilt resistance and a tidy habit. It does well in a variety of light and soil conditions but likes moist soil and protection from the hottest afternoon sun. USDA growing zones 5-9 will see this gorgeous chameleon thrive in both sun and shade. Reaching 3-4 feet in mature height and width, these are compact, rounded shrubs that remain neat and tidy with minimal maintenance.
Let's Dance® Rhythmic Blue™ works in the smallest garden or urban courtyard! No matter the location, it never fails to stand out and shine! Anywhere you need a pop of color will be brightened significantly with these vivid blossoms! Floral bouquets indoors, or mixed with Roses and other flowering shrubs outside, Let's Dance® boosts your mood! Even the dark green foliage looks great as a backdrop or among mixed-shrub borders. Patio planters and porch pots, that are protected from the winter chill, suit these shrubs just fine!
Create long rows of bright blooms along your front or back yard property lines to screen and add privacy, while also adding a bright patch of color! Refresh a tired cottage garden or anchor perennial or pollinator beds with saturated blooms. No one will miss your house with a pair of these elegant flowering shrubs planted astride the driveway entrance, or on either side of the stairs leading to your front door! Enliven your home's foundation plantings with Rythmic Blue™!
Bigleaf Hydrangea loves the full sun for the strongest stems and biggest blooms. They also prefer partial shade, and afternoon shade in the hotter zones and the morning sun is their favorite!Plant in very well-drained moist soil and top off with a 3-4 inch thick layer of mulch for insulation and moisture retention. Prune Bigleaf varieties only after flowering.
Don't miss out on the magic and order this choice Hydrangea for your garden today from Nature Hills! We're sure you'll love having Let's Dance® Rhythmic Blue™ Hydrangea as a flowering shrub that will match your garden décor with some easy pH magic!
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|Sprinter Pot||Equal to||.63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Ranges from||.31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume|
|6" Container||Equal to||1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Brand||Proven Winners ColorChoice|
|Botanical Name||Hydrangea macrophylla LETS DANCE 'SMHMES14'|
|Mature Height||3 - 4 feet|
|Mature Spread||3 - 4 feet|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Flower Color||Pink or Blue|
|Pruning Time||After Flowering|
|Photos courtesy of||Proven Winners, Inc - www.provenwinners.com|