A picture of a Spiraea 'Alpine Gold'

Spiraea 'Alpine Gold'

Spiraea 'Alpine Gold'

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 'Alpine Gold' Overview

This genus consists of about 80 species of deciduous or semi- evergreen shrubs. They produce spring and summer flower displays and autumn foliage colour. They will form clumps of wiry stems that shoot up from the base they are densely covered with narrow, toothed leaves.

How to propagate Spiraea 'Alpine Gold'

Cuttings

Propagation is by division between late autumn and early spring, other species and cultivars are propagated by softwood cuttings in the summer.

Division

Other uses of Spiraea 'Alpine Gold'

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.