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Blushing Bride (H) (Dirr, Michael A. Bogart, GA, US) 2005
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Syn.. The Bride.  One of the Endless Summer series

Blushing Bride’ blooms on new growth (remontant) without a cold requirement. It has rounded habit and strong stems with glossy green, mildew-resistant leaves that turn a beautiful yellow to red fall colour.  It flowers on old wood and new growth of the season from May to as late as October, The white inflorescences, containing sterile florets many of which have double layers of sepals, maturing to pale pink or light blue.  It originated from controlled cross-pollination of Hydrangea macrophylla `Veitchii` with Hydrangea macrophylla `Bailmer` at theUniversityofGeorgia,Athens,Ga.in 2001,

USAPatent PP17169: 24/10/2006

Gardens found in the 10 surveyed in 2010: ESV NAN JCR

UK  Plant Finder 2012: 6 nurseries


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