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Japanese Spirea 'Little Princess'

Spiraea japonica 'Little Princess'

Also known as

Spiraea

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

4a-9b

USDA zone

-34°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

1.5m

1m

Min

1m

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a mild fragrance

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Japanese Spirea 'Little Princess' Overview

This low but wide spreading shrub forms a dense mound of small green leaves. The new growth appears bronze before turning mid-green as they mature. In summer it produces tiny pink flowers that make up bigger heads.

Common problems with Japanese Spirea 'Little Princess'

Generally pest & disease free.

    How to harvest Japanese Spirea 'Little Princess'

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Japanese Spirea 'Little Princess'

    Division

    Cuttings

    Take softwood cuttings in early summer.

    Special features of Japanese Spirea 'Little Princess'

    Attractive flowers

    Ground cover

    Other uses of Japanese Spirea 'Little Princess'

    This low maintenance shrub is tolerant of urban pollution and suits being grown on banks & slopes.