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Photo courtesy of Spring Meadow Nursery

Photo courtesy of Spring Meadow Nursery



Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Brown
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
  • Exfoliating
Brand*
  • Oklahoma Proven
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Red
  • White
  • Dark Pink
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Red/Brilliant Red
  • Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
  • Purple/Brilliant Purple
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Fall Flowering
  • Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Fall
  • Summer Flowering
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
Sun Exposure*
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Tolerates Full Shade in Southern States
  • Prefers Morning Sun Only in Northern States
  • Prefers Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Southern States
  • Tolerates Dappled Shade in Northern States
  • Tolerates Morning Sun Only in Southern States
Uses*
  • Dried Flowers
  • Understory Planting
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Cut Flowers
  • Landscape Specimen
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Hydrangea is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best possible start, we send a free packet of slow release fertilizer to include when planting.

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RUBY SLIPPERS OAKLEAF HYDRANGEA

Hydrangea quercifolia 'Ruby Slippers'

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Buy Ruby Slippers Oakleaf Hydrangea online. Ruby Slippers Oakleaf Hydrangea is an excellent plant that blooms white flowers but quickly turn to shades of pink. The fall color is a beautiful burgundy-red. Its compact growth habit makes it a great fit in those small spaces in your shade garden.

Mature Height:

3-4 Feet

Mature Spread:

4-5 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

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Family: Hydrangeaceae · Common Name: Hydrangea

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

DIY Irrigation SuppliesWe use and recommend www.dripdepot.com for our irrigation needs, from simple to install micro and drip systems, to commercial grade irrigation parts and supplies.

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3 gallon Potted

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