Hydrangea paniculata 'Dart's Little Dot'
Darts Little Dot is a dwarf Hydrangea paniculata, which makes a rounded shrub to about 1m high. It has an even amount of fertile and sterile flowers, because it is a much slower growing paniculata, minimal pruning is needed. Great for smaller flower beds.
paniculata offers many variants, most are absolutely brilliant medium sized, upright growing deciduous shrub with slightly glossy ovate leaves. Masses of large flowers, that bloom in the second half of Summer for weeks and weeks, with distinctive white or creamy white conical flower heads made up of two sizes flowers, small fertile flowers and larger sterile flowers typical of Hydrangea.
DFG rating: 9/10
RHS pruning group: 5
Leaves: Decidious, green, long and ovate.
Flowers: White, fades to pink.
Soil Ph: Lightly Acidic.