Species - seratta

This species is native of Japan and as much of both collecting from the wild and breeding of new cultivars has been carried out in Japan most have Japanese names.  They are mostley smaller and more delicately structured that H.macrophylla lacecaps.  Their leaves are smaller and thinner and often colour reddish in the autumn.  The flowers heads are also smaller and more delicate, however this does not distract from their beauty as there are plenty of stunningly beautiful cultivars now available.

serrata ‘Miyama-Yae-Muraski’ (Takeshi Seto 1950)

Bed V: Plant 14 The name is from Myama, an area near Tokyo, Yae means double, and Murasaki is Violet. ‘Miyama Yae-murasaki’ is a gorgeous Japanese cultivar. Delicate, soft... Read more

serrata ‘Momoiro-yama ajisai’

Bed C: Plant 28 Fertile florets white, sterile florets pale pink UK Plant Finder: Not listed Read more

serrata ‘Mount Aso’

Bed N: Plant 04 A beautiful cultivar with very flat heads of bluish fertile flowers surrounded by deep pink sterile florets with four sepals and a blue eye.  Very... Read more