- Common Name(s):
- Slender deutzia
- 'Nikko', 'Variegata'
Drought tolerant; very adaptable to adverse conditions: cold, pollution, disease; can be severely pruned to rejuvenate. Learn more about Deutzia spp.
Wildlife Value: This plant is seldom damaged by deer
- 2-4 ft.
- Opposite, simple, bright to deep green leaves; 1-3 in. long; non-showy fall color
- Pure white 0.5-0.7 in. flowers on 1.5-3 in. racemes in early summer on old wood; mild fragrance
- 4 to 8
- Sun to light shade; well-drained soil
- Medium to fine
- Low, compact, dense mound; can become ragged with age
- 3-4 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1530