A picture of a Spiraea aruncus var. astilboides

Spiraea aruncus var. astilboides

Spiraea aruncus var. astilboides

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.2m

Max

1.5m

70cm

Min

70cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Spiraea aruncus var. astilboides Overview

This is a dioecious perennial producing bipinnate, toothed, mid green leaves with ovate leaflets. Creamy-white flowers are borne in loose panicles in early and mid summer.

How to propagate Spiraea aruncus var. astilboides

Cuttings

Propagation is from cuttings in the summer.

Other uses of Spiraea aruncus var. astilboides

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.