Hydrangea - Invincibelle Ruby #2
Invincibelle® Ruby Smooth Hydrangea - Hydrangea arborescens 'NCHA3'
Height: 4 feet - Spread: 4 feet - Sunlight: full sun partial shade full shade - Hardiness Zone: 3a
Description: This unique selection features enormous ruby-red and silver-pink flower heads in mid summer, lasting for a very long time; best if treated like a perennial and pruned to a few inches from the ground in spring, blooms on new growth; somewhat coarse
Ornamental Features: Invincibelle® Ruby Smooth Hydrangea features bold balls of ruby-red flowers with shell pink overtones at the ends of the branches from early to late summer, which emerge from distinctive burgundy flower buds. The flowers are excellent for cutting. It has forest green foliage throughout the season. The heart-shaped leaves do not develop any appreciable fall colour. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.
Landscape Attributes: Invincibelle® Ruby Smooth Hydrangea is a multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a more or less rounded form. Its strikingly bold and coarse texture can be very effective in a balanced landscape composition.