Spiraea




Spiraea arguta

Spiraea arguta is a shrub with arching branches which bear fine pale green leaves and spikes of tiny white flowers in spring.

Height
: 5-7 ft.
Width: 4 ft.
Water: Water regularly until established
Blooms: Spring
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 4





Spiraea betulifolia 'Tor'

Nice mound of dark green foliage with tight clusters of brilliant white flowers. Foliage becomes gold, red and purple in autumn. Great for mass planting or as a foundation plant.
 
Height: 3-4 ft.
Width: 3 ft.
Water: Water regularly until established
Blooms: Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 4





Spiraea japonica 'Candle Light'

The spring growth is soft buttery-yellow, changing to rich yellow retaining the foliage colour all season. Pretty pink flowers add contrast against the eye-catching foliage.

Height: 2-3 ft.
Width: 2-3 ft.
Water: Water regularly until established
Blooms: Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 4





Spiraea japonica 'Double Play® Gold'

This compact, low mounded plant has vibrant golden foliage and an abundance of pure pink summer flowers. Deer resistant. Low maintenance. Season long colour.

 
Height: 16 - 24 inches
Width: 16 - 24 inches
Water:  Average water needs
Blooms: Summer
Exposure
: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 4





Spiraea japonica 'Firelight'

'Firelight' is a deciduous shrub that produces elliptical bright yellow foliage which turns red and green with age. In early summer clusters of tiny florets of mauve flowers appear which make a lovely contrast with the leaves.

Height: 3 ft.
Width: 4 ft.
Water: Water regularly until established
Blooms: Summer
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 4





Spiraea japonica 'Neon Flash'

New mounding shrub with purple new foliage maturing to green. Vivid pink-red flower clusters appear in late spring through fall. Burgundy autumn colour. Unusual colour accent. Good shrubby groundcover.

Height: 3 ft.
Width: 3 ft.
Water: Water regularly until established
Blooms: Late Spring to Fall
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 4





Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

Forms a dense mound with compact spreading growth and soft green leaves. Round clusters of white flowers smother the stems during late spring to summer.

Height: 5 ft.
Width: 5 ft.
Water: Water regularly until established
Blooms: Late Spring
Exposure: Full sun
Hardiness: Zone 3