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Hydrangea 'Hercules' - 3Ltr Plant



Catalogue Code: 5140-5849

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Hydrangea ‘Hercules’ looks great on its own and brings plenty of oomph to a mixed border with its height and huge flowerheads made up of hundreds of green-white blooms with a pink tinge that appear from July to September. Its foliage turns from green to vibrant autumnal colours later in the year. Grow this dynamic hardy shrub in sun or partial shade in borders and mass plantings, along woodland edges or in large pots. The flowers of ‘Hercules’ are 40cm wide and their strong upright stems are perfect for cutting. This shrub has a height and spread of up to two metres (79ins).

Key Features

  • Good for cutting
  • Loved by pollinators
  • Hardy perennial
  • Prefers full sun
  • Prefers part shade

Pack Contents: 1 x 3Ltr Plant

Size: 1.8m x 1.8m

Height: 1.8m


  • Great for later summer colour and form
  • Attracts beneficial pollinators
  • Great in sunny or partially shaded borders or woodland edges
  • Perfect for cut flowers and look good dried
  • Good for mixing with perennials

Hydrangea ‘Hercules’ towers over many other shrubs and the sheer size of its flowerheads gives it a real ‘wow factor’.

This shrub’s 40cm-wide flowerheads are made up of hundreds of green-white blooms with a pink tinge. They are great for cutting and look good fresh or dried. In the garden the faded flowerheads provide visual interest over the winter months.

A great shrub for the back of a border.

How you will receive your plants: 

Selected by our team of experts and sent from our nursery, you will receive your plant in a pot, ready to plant out. 

Can’t plant straight away? 

Place the pot in a sheltered spot outdoors and water regularly to keep the soil moist. 

Planting in the ground: 

Dig a hole slightly wider than the rootball of the plant. Place the plant in the hole so that it sits at the same level in the ground as it did in the pot. When backfilling, mix in a soil improver such as well-rotted farmyard manure. Firm the soil around the plant and water well. 

Planting in containers: 

Choose a pot with good drainage holes. Place stones or crocks (bits of broken pottery) at the bottom of the pot to stop the drainage holes clogging up. Use a good quality compost. Feed and water container-grown plants regularly. 

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