Diamond Rouge hydrangea

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Hydrangea paniculata ‘Rendia’

July 25, 2016

First Editions Plants by Bailey Nurseries, bred by Jean Renault in France

Grows to height/width

4 to 5 feet high, 3 to 4 feet wide

Sun/shade requirements

Full sun to part shade



How long has it been on the market?

New introduction for 2017

Consumer care requirements

Diamond Rouge needs to be pruned by 1/3 to 1/2 in late winter and early spring since blooms occur on new growth only. It performs best in well-drained soil.

USDA Zones

Zone 4-8

Display suggestions
  • Focal point in a summer or fall garden
  • Mixed in a cottage or perennial garden for background height
  • Use as an informal hedge
  • In a foundation planting without being too large that it takes over
  • Pruned into a small tree-form