Red Hot

Red Hot™ is definitely a focal point plant. Glamorous bright red blooms and inky black foliage are all pure drama. Add some polished poise to the garden with this 10-12 feet tall and 8 feet wide summer blooming shrub. Pair with Black Diamond® Pure White® for a stunning ensemble. There’s no special care needed to keep these jewels shining. Black Diamond® Red Hot™ is low maintenance and easy care. Looks great as a blooming hedge, too!

BLOOM TIME

Beautiful blooms late Spring through Fall / Colorful foliage early Spring through Fall

WATER

Water thoroughly every other day for first month. Drought tolerent once established

LIGHT

Full sun- 6 or more hours of direct sunlight daily

HARDINESS:

2-5: Annual / 6: Perennial / 7-10: Deciduous Shrub/Small Tree

POT SIZE:

2 Gallon

SIZE:

12' H x 8' W

PLANT FOOD:

Fertilize once per year as new growth emerges

IDEAS FOR USE:

Flawless black foliage and masses of brilliant jewel-toned blooms from Summer until the first frost. 

  • Colorful foliage early Spring through Fall
  • Beautiful blooms late Spring through Fall
  • Drought tolerant
  • Low maintenance
  • Highly resistant to mildew
  • Great for smaller gardens