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Spiraea nipponica

Spiraea nipponica

Partial Shade
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

2.5m

1.5m

Min

2m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Spiraea nipponica Overview

This is an upright to spreading deciduous shrub which will reach 1.8m high and wide. It has rounded leaves and are finely serrated. In the early summer, it bears pure white flowers in neat, round heads which are crowded along the branches. The foliage growth is dense and looks good during the season when the flowers are not present. The branches have a reddish-brown tint and will make an attractive silhouette even in the winter.

How to propagate Spiraea nipponica

Cuttings

Propagation is from cuttings in the summer.

Other uses of Spiraea nipponica

Ornamental, fragrance, hedging, border, cutting bed, banks, specimen. Summer interest.