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A useful, easily-grown, attractive shrub in many forms and colours.
Genus of about 80 species of deciduous or semi-evergreen shrubs found in rocky places, thickets, woodland, at woodland margins and on riverbanks in northern temperate regions of Europe, Asia, North America and Mexico.
S. salicifolia has become naturalised in the British Isles.
Semi-evergreenKeeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
Dwarf shrubTypically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
Medium shrubTypically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
Additional FeaturesGood to knowGrown for colourful small flowers borne profusely in spring or summer. Varieties for rock garden, ground cover or informal hedging. Wildlife plant - insects.Pests & DiseasesTrouble freePlace of originNorthern temperate regions of Europe, North America, Mexico.Resistant to honey fungusThese plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Soil ConditionsFertile moist well-drained soil
Buy Varieties of SPIRAEA
startling light golden-yellow leaves. A most attractive new spiraea with the added bonus of wonderful autumn foliage
abundant small white flowers in dense clusters all along the branches
new growth tinged purple. Leaves occasionally margined with cream and pink. Pink flowers.
bright gold variegated foliage, pink flowers
dwarf pink flowers
dwarf and compact habit. Bright golden foliage with red new growth and pink flowers
white and deep pink flowers on the same branches
forms a dense mound, free-flowering in June, white
arching branches and slender leaves. Bowl-shaped white flowers