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Hydrangea macrophylla Cherry Explosion™ PP28757

Hydrangea - Bigleaf

Cherry Explosion™ (‘McKay’) Bigleaf Hydrangea has large, cherry red lacecap flowers all summer. The flowers have strong, deeply saturated sterile petals which surround the pink fertile florets. Hydrangea macrophylla Cherry Explosion™ comes from Thomas Buechel and McKay Nursery of Wisconsin, so you know it’s cold tolerant. The foliage is dark green and lustrous in the summer, taking on purple tones in the fall. Introduced by Star® Roses.

Height

4 Feet

Spread

4 Feet

Bloom Color

Pink, Red

USDA Hardiness Zone

5
Current Availability
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48 Hydrangea macrophylla Cherry Explosion #7 15-18" (cherry red lacecap)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Fall Color - Attractive
Habit: Compact
Repeat Bloom
Soil Conditions
Average
Moist
Sandy
Bloom Time
Summer
Exposure
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators
Tolerance
Clay Soil Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Foliage Color
Green
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