Hydrangea vine ‘Moonlight’


Schizophragma hydrangeoides   ‘Moonlight
Japanese hydrangea vine
  • woody, deciduous climber on aerial roots
  • silvery, blue-green veined leaves
  • small, creamy-white flowers & flushed white, sterile florets
  • July onwards
  • slow growing

H 30 ft
W 10 ft

part sun to part shade

moist well-drained


Notes: One of my favourite shrubs I grew in a London garden – it had reached maturity at approx 16 ft. I took a cutting in early 2019 and brought with me. Fortunately it is slow growing so still thriving in a pot.

Origins: A woodland vine native to Japan