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Hydrangea aspera 'Plum Passion'
Common Name: Hydrangea Family: Hydrangaceae (The Hydrangea Family)

'Plum Passion' is a gorgeous hydrangea with burgundy foliage. The leaves emerge green flushed with purple and then age to a deep, lustrous purple with rosy purple undersides. The flowers are whimsical lacecaps with blue and/or pink flowers depending on the soil pH. Hydrangea aspera is a widespread and variable species that grows across a wide range from the Himalaya, across southern China and to Taiwan.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourPink
TypeShrub Secondary Bloom ColourBlue
Height4-6' Bloom TimeSummer
Spread3-5' FragranceNo
Light ExposureFull - Part Shade Sun Part Sun Part Shade Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple Good Fall Colour
Soil MoistureAverage Stem Colour
Hardiness7-10 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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