'Cardinal Red' is a mophead Hydrangea that produces deep pink flowers that fade to red. Flowers are more red in acid soil conditions. Flowers are a standout in the garden during summer and are excellent for cutting and use in fresh or dried flower arrangements. The leaves are beautiful green and turn a lovely purple in the fall. Cardinal is a fast grower to about 4 to 5 feet in height and wide in 3 years.
Light Requirement: Part Shade to Full Shade
Cold Hardiness Zone: 5 - 9
Bloom Season: Spring - Early Summer
Mature Height: 4 - 5'