Area of origin: China. Adult Dimensions: Height up to 1.5m (4.9'), width up to 1m (3.3'). Foliage: Deciduous. Soil Type: Wet and well drained. Enrich if too poor. Dislikes lime. Hardiness: Hardy to -25°C. Exposure: Shade to semi-shade.
Properties and uses:
Superb and abundant dark red flowers illuminate the garden from July to September. Hydrangeas are well known for brightening the northern aspect of buildings and can just as well be used under trees, in flowerbeds or mixed groups. Can be used for creating beautiful dried floral arrangements.