HYDRANGEA paniculata 'Wim's Red'

Commonly known as Hortensia

Flowers open white in July, turn pink by August and turn an unmistakable dark red in September. A sensational new introduction
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  • Deciduous
    Mid-green leaves
  • Red
  • White
    Starts white
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub
    Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Red-tinted, branching stems.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
    Requires a sheltered site
  • Partial shade

HYDRANGEA paniculata 'Wim's Red'

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Also known as 'Fire and Ice' because of the colour changes. Prunuing results in larger flowerheads. Can be kept smaller by pruning to about 30cm (1ft) above the ground in spring.
    Pests & Diseases
    vine weevils, capsid bugs, hydrangea virus, leaf spot, honey fungus
    Place of origin
    Garden origin. Belgium. Oprins Nursery
  • Burncoose Specialities
    Hydrangeas
  • Flower Shape
    Panicles
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Serrate
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 1
    Suitable for: Deciduous and evergreen trees, and some deciduous shrubs.
    Pruning: Minimal pruning required. Prune wayward or crossing branches to maintain a healthy framework.
    When: When dormant in the late winter/early spring. Some in the summer/autumn to prevent bleeding of sap.

    RHS group 1
    Pruning group 4
    Suitable for: Deciduous trees and shrubs that flower on current year's growth or are grown for winter stem effect.
    Pruning: Hard prune to a low permanent framework.
    When: Annually in early Spring.

    RHS group 5, 6 & 7
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    May cause skin allergy
    (People & Pets) Maybe harmful to pets if eaten
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

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