Hydrangea quercifolia Ruby Slippers, Oak Leaf Hydrangea

Hydrangea quercifolia Ruby Slippers, Oakleaf Hydrangea

Huge white cones in summer quickly change to deep pink. Flowers are robust remaining up even in heavy rains. Its large oak leaf shaped foliage turns brilliant red in fall. Compact, reaching only 3-4′ tall. For best results plant in rich soil and keep well watered.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Hydrangea quercifolia Ruby Slippers

Common Name

Oakleaf Hydrangea

Bloom Color

Red, White

Bloom Time

Summer

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Part Shade, Shade

Height

36-48″

Width

36-60″

Uses

Accent, Beds, Cut Flower, Dried Flower, Mass Plantings, Specimen, Woodland Gardens

Soil

Average, Fertile, Moist

Water Needs

Average, Consistent

Zone

5-9

Plant Type

Shrub