'Little Quick Fire' Panicle Hydrangea

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Dwarf form of the popular Quick Fire® hydrangea!

Like Quick Fire, it is early blooming, flowering about a month before other hydrangeas. White flowers transform to pink-red as summer progresses. This dwarf plant fits easily into any landscape, including container gardens. Add it to your existing hydrangea garden to extend the blooming season.

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Why grow Little Quick Fire panicle hydrangea?

  • Months of color
  • Compact size
  • Easy care regimen
Award Winner
Drought Tolerant
Attracts: 
Bees
Butterflies
Small or Miniature

CHARACTERISTICS

Plant Type: 
 Shrub
 
Shrub Type: 
 Deciduous
 
Height Category: 
 Medium
 
Garden Height: 
 36 - 60 Inches
 
Spacing: 
 36 - 60 Inches
 
Spread: 
 36 - 60 Inches
 
Flower Colors: 
 Pink
 
 White
 
Flower Shade: 
 white flowers turn pink in later summer
 
Foliage Colors: 
 Green
 
Foliage Shade: 
 green
 
Habit: 
 Upright
 
Container Role: 
 Thriller

PLANT NEEDS

Light Requirement: 
 Part Sun to Sun
 
 Sun

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Maintenance Category: 
 Easy
Blooms On: 
 New Wood
Bloom Time: 
 Early Summer
 
 Mid Summer
 
 Late Summer
Hardiness Zones: 
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Water Category: 
 Average
Uses: 
 Border Plant
 
 Container
 
 Cut Flower
 
 Dried Flower
 
 Landscape
Uses Notes: 
 

This dwarf form of Quick Fire fits easily into any landscape. Use it in a mixed border, or as a showy specimen or foundation plant. Its early bloom time will extend your garden's hydrangea season.

Maintenance Notes: 
 

Trim in late winter/early spring. Apply a slow-release fertilizer in spring. Flower color is not affected by soil pH.

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Little Quick Fire® Hydrangea paniculata 'SMHPLQF' USPP 25,136Can 5,406