Ruby Slippers Hydrangea
Leaves turn from deep green to russet-mahogany in fall.
These gorgeous blooms start out white!
There's no place like home" when this exciting new dwarf Oakleaf Hydrangea is waiting in the garden! Developed by the National Arboretum from a hybrid of the classic H. 'Snow Queen' and dwarf 'Pee Wee,' it offers astonishing 9-inch inflorescences packed with florets that turn from white to pale pink and finally to rich ruby-red over their long summer season. Large oakleaf-shaped leaves turn from deep green to russet-mahogany in autumn, adding another season of glory to this petite shrub. Highly recommended for year-round appeal. Zones 5-6 in full sun/Zones 7-8 in part shade.
|Zone||5 - 8|
|Bloom Season||Early Summer - Mid Summer|
|Plant Height||3 ft 6 in|
|Plant Width||5 ft|
|Bloom Size||9 in|
|Additional Characteristics||Fall Color, Flower|
|Bloom Color||Dark Red, Light Pink, White|
|Foliage Color||Brown, Dark Green, Red|
|Light Requirements||Full Sun, Part Shade|
|Uses||Border, Cut Flowers, Fall Color, Foliage Interest, Hedge, Ornamental, Specimen|
|Restrictions||Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, Hawaii|