Anthony Waterer Japanese Spirea
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Fast growingMature Height - 2-3'Mature Width - 3-4'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Flat-topped 4" wide red to purplish-red flower heads in late May-June, mild fragrance.Fruit - Dry brown follicles through winter.Leaf - Fall Color - Wine-red to russet-red leaves by November.Bark - Other Features - Showy flowers, drought tolerant. Richly polished stems add winter interestPossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Sun to partial shade, tolerates wide range of soil types. Transplant from containers.Native Habitat - Zones 5-9, Species native to Japan, Korea, ChinaDiseases and Insects - Fireblight, leaf spot, powdery mildew.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Spirea.- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.- Other plants of the genus Spiraea.- Other plants of the species Spiraea japonica.