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Hydrangea paniculata Fire Light 'SMHPFL'
Common Name: Panicle Hydrangea Family: Hydrangaceae (The Hydrangea Family)

Hydrangea paniculata Fire Light has upright panicles packed with florets which transform from pure white in summer to rich pomegranate-pink in late summer to fall. Its thick, sturdy, burgundy stems hold up the beautiful flowers so they are prominently displayed in the garden. An exceptional landscape shrub for foundation planting, back of the border or cutting garden. Paniculatas are super hardy, bloom on new wood, are fragrant, and make good dried flowers.

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

Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia

Native Habitat:
Open forests and thickets in valleys and on mountain slopes and peaks.

ClassDeciduous Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream
TypeShrub Secondary Bloom ColourRed
Height4-6' Bloom TimeSummer - Fall
Spread3-5' FragranceYes
Light ExposureSun Part Sun Foliage ColourGreen
Soil MoistureAverage Moist Dry Stem ColourBurgundy
Hardiness3-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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