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Hydrangea paniculata Lava Lamp Candelabra
Common Name: Panicle Hydrangea Family: Hydrangaceae (The Hydrangea Family)

Hydrangea paniculata Lava Lamp Candelabra is a mid size cultivar growing to 4-6 feet tall and wide covered all summer and fall by conical inflorescences that emerge creamy white and quickly turn from pink to red starting with the lower flowers and moving upwards creating a study in white, pink and red. Paniculatas are among the hardiest of hydrangea and bloom on new wood producing flowers even after a hard pruning or a cold winter which are great for drying. They show some drought tolerance.

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

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 Exposure Foliage ColourGreen
Soil Moisture Stem Colour
Hardiness3-9 BerriesNo
BC NativeNo

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