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Fire and Ice Panicle Hydrangea

Hydrangea paniculata 'WIMS RED' PP #26,005

SKU
08020
A compact, early blooming, heat tolerant selection with attractive season-long greenish red foliage. Stunning flower clusters first open to a creamy white in early summer, turn pink in midsummer, then develop a deep red coloring in fall. A beautiful accent, foundation or border shrub for the garden. Deciduous.
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Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun

Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical Pronunciationhy-DRAIN-juh pan-ick-yoo-LAY-tuh
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 3 to 6 ft. tall, 3 to 4 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer through Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorMulticolored
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitColumnar
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Hedge, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Coastal Exposure, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFiltered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Soil NeedsTree & Shrub Food
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Gift Plant, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsAstilbe (Astilbe); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Dogwood (Cornus); Azalea (Azalea); Viburnum (Viburnum)

Thrives in organically rich, acidic to neutral, well-drained soils. Apply mulch to conserve soil moisture and protect in harsh winters. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish root system. Feed regularly during the growing season. Blooms on new wood; prune annually in late winter to promote vigorous new growth.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

USDA Cold Hardiness Zone Map

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone: 6

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