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This is not a problem, more a conundrum!  I was always taught that the Hydrangea colour depended on the soil type so how come these two live quite happily side by side?


  • nutcutletnutcutlet Posts: 26,996
    not entirely true. Some hydrangeas are naturally pink whatever the soil. Some are blue in acid soil

    In the sticks near Peterborough
  • LynLyn Posts: 21,413
    My white ones stay white and the fancy species will stay true, my old bog standard ones turn blue, the Vanilla Fraise stays pink. 
    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

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