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Blue Spirea Overview
A dense, mound-forming plant native to China and Japan. Grey green leaves are ovate and toothed. Flowers come in bright purplish, white cymes in early autumn. Grows to a height of 1.5m.
Common problems with Blue Spirea
How to propagate Blue Spirea
Propagate by greenwood or semi-ripe cuttings in summer. Seed in autumn, cultivators by cuttings only in summer.
Other uses of Blue Spirea
Grown for their foliage and small but freely produced blue flowers. Suitable for coastal conditions.