During the first edition of Garden Trials and Trade 2018, Hydrangea paniculata ‘Breg14’ (POLESTAR) was awarded with a gold medal and declared Best Novelty 2018.

This Hydrangea was submitted by Breederplants VOF from Gouda. The jury report states:
‘Hydrangea pan. ‘Breg14’ is a very early flowering Dharuma cross. Well grown and presented. Extremely rich flowering. Seems to make little overshooters. The light green flower color is certainly innovative. ‘