DEUTZIA compacta

A rare species with faintly lilac flowers opening white and resembling hawthorn. Forms a neat bush
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DEUTZIA compacta

 
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  • Deciduous
    Lance-shaped to inversely lance-shaped, tapered leaves to 6cm (2½in) long, dark green above, grey-green beneath
  • White
  • Height
    To 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    To 2.5m (8ft)
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Spreading shrub. Produces clusters of flowers
  • Hardy - cold winter Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin
    China.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped - 1cm (½in) across
  • Panicles
    5cm (2in) across
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Denticulate see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Lanceolate see photos above
  • Oblanceolate
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife
    Bee friendly
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
to 2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  to 2.5m (8ft)
 

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