Cherry Explosion Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Cherry Explosion'


Member Price: $79.95

Cherry Explosion Hydrangea
Cherry Explosion Hydrangea
Cherry Explosion Hydrangea

Cherry Explosion Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Cherry Explosion'

Price: $89.95

Member Price: $79.95

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The Cherry Explosion Hydrangea (Hydrangea macrophylla 'Cherry Explosion') is an eye-catching, deciduous shrub that boasts bold, cherry-red flowers and lush green foliage. This versatile and compact plant is a delightful choice for gardeners looking to add a touch of color and visual interest to their landscape.

The Overall Plant

The Cherry Explosion Hydrangea is a compact shrub that typically grows to a height and spread of 2-3 feet, making it an excellent choice for small gardens, borders, or even container planting. This hardy plant is well-suited for USDA hardiness zones 5-9, and prefers well-drained, slightly acidic soil with consistent moisture. To ensure optimal growth and flowering, it is best to provide the Cherry Explosion Hydrangea with partial to full sun exposure.

The foliage of the Cherry Explosion Hydrangea is a rich green color that provides a lovely backdrop for its vibrant flowers. With its compact size, striking floral display, and attractive foliage, this hydrangea variety is a fantastic addition to any garden or landscape.

The Flowers

The Cherry Explosion Hydrangea is known for its show-stopping floral display. Throughout the summer, the shrub produces large, rounded clusters of cherry-red flowers that create a dramatic contrast against the lush green foliage. The intensity of the red color can be influenced by the soil pH, with more acidic conditions producing a deeper red hue.

The flowers of the Cherry Explosion Hydrangea make it an excellent focal point in the garden, and their long-lasting nature ensures a continuous burst of color throughout the season. Additionally, these stunning blooms attract pollinators such as bees and butterflies, contributing to a lively and biodiverse garden.

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Every plant comes with our expert planting guide that will cover the specifics to ensure your plant grows absolutely nuts. It also comes with our free 30 day guarantee so if you aren't happy we got you covered.

Why Flora's Market?

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Mature height: 2-3 ft.

Mature width: 2-3 ft.

Sunlight: Partial Sun-Shade

Growth rate: Moderate

Growing zones:

Outdoor: 4-9