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Hydrangea macrophylla Altona | AVAILABLE LATE 2021

Hydrangea macrophylla Altona (antiqued)
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Hydrangea macrophylla Altona

Altona is a very versatile plant which suit nearly everyone’s needs. It is a superb French blue mophead in acid soils, or a good pink in lime soil. It is very floriferous, is happy in sun or shade, and is one of the best varieties for windy or coastal gardens. It produces stunning autumn colours and is a very good cut flower. Forms an excellent hedge.

1.5m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
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Hydrangea macrophylla Ayesha (Bubbles / Silver Slipper) | AVAILABLE FROM DECEMBER

Hydrangea macrophylla Ayesha (Bubbles Silver Slipper)

Hydrangea macrophylla Ayesha (Bubbles / Silver Slipper)

Ayesha is a totally unique hydrangea. The mophead flowers are very similar in appearance to a lilac, having cup-shaped individual florets. The large heads are either soft shell pink or light lilac blue depending on soil pH. It is lightly scented, very free-flowering and good for picking. Sun, wind and coastal tolerant.

2m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Beaute Vendomoise

Hydrangea macrophylla Beaute Vendomoise

Hydrangea macrophylla Beaute Vendomoise

Huge dinner plate size floating lacecaps flowers in the palest butterfly blue. A charmer. This is an old variety from the early 1900’s. Don’t be put off by the name. Needs light shade to prevent burning.

2m | $16

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Blue Meisse (Blaumeise)

Hydrangea macrophylla Blue Meisse (Blaumeise)

Hydrangea macrophylla Blaumeise (Blue Meisse)

Super-duper vibrant blue lacecap or soft pink in lime soils. Plant them on a slope so you can look down on them. Will tolerate sunny, windy and coastal conditions.

1.6m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Gentian (Enziandom)

Hydrangea macrophylla Gentian (antiqued)

Hydrangea macrophylla Gentian (Enziandom)

Rich blue mopheads up to 25cm across. Performs best acid soils. Great for cut flower, and drying; the heads turn a metallic blue in autumn.

1.8m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Hamburg | SOLD OUT

Hydrangea macrophylla Hamburg
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Hydrangea macrophylla Hamburg

A strong growing plant with enormous mophead flowers and massive foliage. Flowers are a lovely pink or blue and change to a stunning wine-red in autumn. Great for cut flower and drying.

1.5m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Madame Emile Mouillere | SOLD OUT

Hydrangea macrophylla Madame Emile Mouillere 2

Hydrangea macrophylla Madame Emile Mouillere

A lovely white mophead, with glossy leaves making it ideal for coastal planting. The flowers are long lasting, aging light pink or antique green in shade. This is a vigorous plant with an informal, arching habit. It is more cold hardy than many varieties, coastal hardy. Flowers can burn if exposed to hot mid-day sun.

1.8m | $16

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Masja | AVAILABLE LATE 2021

Hydrangea macrophylla Masja
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Hydrangea macrophylla Masja

Masja has glowing red flowers which turn metallic antique tones as they fade. Purple tones in acid soils. It is a lovely compact plant growing to around waist height with rich healthy foliage. Fantastic in pots or raised planters or in the garden. One of the best reds for tub culture.

1.2m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Merritt’s Supreme | AVAILABLE LATE 2021

Hydrangea macrophylla Merritt’s Supreme
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Hydrangea macrophylla Merritt’s Supreme

Merritt’s Supreme performs well in any soil or situation. It has frilly edged petals which are rich maroon-purple in our acid soil or a rosy-pink in lime. Good cut flower and for drying. Lovely autumn tones. Tolerates wind and coastal conditions.

1.3m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Mrs Kumiko

Hydrangea macrophylla Mrs Kumiko

Hydrangea macrophylla Mrs Kumiko

A rich lilac-pink mophead with very firm flowers. Holds pink tone fairly well in acid soil. Great for cut flower and for drying.

1.5m | $16

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Mobile 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Nightingale

Hydrangea macrophylla Nightingale

Hydrangea macrophylla Nightingale

Bold blue lace-caps flowers on a tall upright bush with rich green foliage. The “best” of the large blue lace-caps. Tolerates sun and coastal conditions. Good for drying. Looks great planted in drifts in shady dells.

1.8m | $16

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Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Opuloides

Hydrangea macrophylla opuloides

Hydrangea macrophylla opuloides

Neat white and blue lacecaps flowers on a modest size bush. Scented flowers. They look great mass planted in a woodland setting. Thought to be one of the original hydrangea forms.

1.3m | $16

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Otaksa

Hydrangea macrophylla Otaksa

Hydrangea macrophylla Otaksa

An old old Japanese variety with glossy, wind hardy leaves. Otaksa forms a big bold plant with massive mophead flowers. The creamy flowers have the faintest shade of blue in acid soils and the softest hint of pink in lime soils. Good for drying, flowers antique pink or green. Coastal and wind tolerant.

2.5m | $16

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Hydrangea macrophylla Seafoam

Hydrangea macrophylla Seafoam

Hydrangea macrophylla Seafoam

Thought to be the wild form of H. macrophylla. The original wild plants were found growing by the coast, hence its name. The bold blue and white lacecap flowers are pleasantly scented and can be up to 30cm across. Will tolerate sun, shade, and wind including salt laden. Looks great planted in drifts under trees.

2m | $16

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
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Aristea major

Aristea major

A very showy, clump forming perennial from Africa. In spring spikes of intense blue flowers rise above the tall, green, sword-like leaves. Full sun or part shade, coastal hardy.

1.5m | $16

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
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Arthropodium Matapouri Bay (Renga Lily) | AVAILABLE MID SPRING

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Arthropodium Matapouri Bay (Renga Lily)

A popular, reliable form with broad, arching, blue-green leaves. Masses of star-like white flowers appear from late spring.

0.5m | $6

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
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Callicoma serratifolia (Black Wattle)

Callicoma serratifolia

Callicoma serratifolia (Black Wattle)

A native plant from Australia, common in coastal areas of NSW and southern Queensland. It forms an evergreen shrub or small tree tree with interesting foliage. Numerous small, fluffy pale-yellow flowers appear in late spring. Frost tender when young.

6m | $20

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
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Coprosma neglecta

Coprosma neglecta

Coprosma neglecta

A divaricating coprosma with lovely glossy light green foliage. It slowly spreads to form a low mound, providing texture and form in the garden.

1m x 1.5m | $10

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz


Phormium Green Dwarf

Phormium Green Dwarf

Phormium Green Dwarf

A small growing, very tidy, green flax. Tolerant of a range of conditions – coastal, dry, damp, windy. The yellow flowers which appear in spring are great for attracting tui and waxeyes.

80cm | $8

Janica and Quin Amoore Woodleigh Nursery 300 Mountain Road RD 3 New Plymouth 4373
Tel 06 752 0830 | Cell 021 072 7394 (phone or text) | Email janica@woodleigh.co.nz