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Spiraea x vanhouttei

Common Name(s):
Vanhoutte spirea
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant; very hardy; moderate to rapid growth

Height:
5-8 ft.
Foliage:
Alternate, simple dark green leaves; 0.7 to 1.7 in. long
Flower:
Profuse white flowers on 1 to 2 in. umbel in spring
Zones:
3 to 8
Habit:
Deciduous
Site:
Sun to partial shade; range of soil types except wet
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Rounded top; vase to fountain shape; arching branches; broad mound
Width:
10-12 ft.
Tags:
deciduous

NCCES plant id: 1788

Spiraea x vanhouttei Spiraea x vanhouttei flower cluster
Photo by Beautifulcataya, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Spiraea x vanhouttei Spiraea x vanhouttei
Photo by Arthur Chapman, CC BY-NC-SA - 2.0