A picture of a Spiraea canescens

Spiraea canescens

Spiraea canescens

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

3.5m

Max

2.5m

2.25m

Min

1.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A photo of Spiraea canescens
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Spiraea canescens Overview

This is an upright, deciduous shrub with elliptic to obovate grey green leaves. The cup-shaped, creamy white flowers are borne in corymbs in mid summer.

How to propagate Spiraea canescens

Cuttings

Propagation is from cuttings in the summer.

Other uses of Spiraea canescens

Grown for their mass of small, bee-attracting flowers and in some species, their foliage. Suitable for northern and eastern aspects. Suitable for coastal conditions.