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Commonly known as False spiraea

Genus of 6 or more species of suckering, deciduous shrubs mainly occurring on riverbanks from the Himalayas to eastern Asia.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - shrubs
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for their elegant foliage and star-like flowers. Remove excess suckers to restrict spread.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - Himalayas to eastern Asia
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil -
  • Neutral to alkaline soil
Sorbaria - Growing Guide

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SORBARIA sorbifolia

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Commonly known as: False spiraea.
Thicket forming shrub with long pinnate leaves and panicles of small white flowers in midsummer
£13.50 each

SORBARIA sorbifolia 'Sem'  AWARD

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Commonly known as: False spiraea .
Dwarf growing with a bushy habit, this variety has attractive light yellowish new growth with a tinge of pink and white flowers
£14.50 each

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