Bronze medal for Hydrangea paniculata Bobo

At the the novelty competition Innovert of the French trade fair Salon du Végétal 2012 Hydrangea paniculata Bobo ‘Ilvobo’ was awarded with a bronze medal. This entry from Belgium grower DE NOLF Willy BVBA is an introduction of BEST-Select, Melle in Belgium. In the US Bobo can be found in the Proven Winners catalogue.
Bobo ‘Ilvobo’ is a very compact Hydrangea paniculata (80cm) with cone-shaped flowers. These flowers are held upright on strong stems, and continue to grow and lengthen as they bloom. This variety is very cold tolerant (- 30°C), USDA Zone 3.

Hydrangea paniculata Bobo ‘Ilvobo’ - Photo: Proven Winners