Inflorescences corymbose, with a diameter of 20 cm, consist of 10 – 12 sterilvnyh flowers, located on the edge, and a large number of smaller flowers in the center. If growing conditions are not favorable, the plants trail over the ground, but this did not detract from their beauty. In open, ventilated areas during the winter freeze, so the representatives of this species are planted in locations protected from cold drafts. This type of hydrangea is an excellent solution for creating a flower bed vertically, or to decorate the walls, or large-besedki.Gortenziya or garden (N. macrohylla) This is the most common garden plant of the world, who know a lot garden forms and varieties. The most popular are: species 'Quadricolor' (with yellow-cream leaves), Class 'Grandiflora', 'Lilacina', and 'Perfecta'. Interesting and unusual varieties 'Nigra' with black shiny stems and flowers of cream-colored, changes color to pink and purple and 'Altona' – Shade-grown with huge pink inflorescences to 30 cm diameter, large-leaved hydrangea less hardy and therefore more often it is grown in open fields in the south or in pot culture (in the middle lane), using for decoration or winter garden.
But this kind can not leave anyone indifferent gardener, and everyone wants to be in the garden at least one instance of such a plant. You can dig in the spring of each year with a pot plant in a flower bed, and fall to make it into the house, trying to create the conditions for a cool winter. However, with careful shelter for the winter hydrangea can overwinter in the street. How can protect the beauty of the frost? Most simple way – before the autumn frosts bush hill at a height of 20 cm and covered with a bucket of dry peat. Shoots, which will be above the shelter, can be cut. In the spring of carefully guard the gains on the shoots of WHO Vratna frost, or flower buds vymerznut. You can cover shrubs and greenhouse film nonwovens – lutrasilom, optionally in two layers. Lutrasil placed in the lower layer is closer to the plant, to avoid condensation and rotting plants.