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Deutzia Deutzia crenata

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Phonetic Spelling
DOO-zee-uh kre-NAY-tuh
Description

A compact, dense mounding shrub that grows in full sun to light shade.  It is very adaptable to adverse conditions and is drought tolerant.  Learn more about Deutzia.

Wildlife Value: This plant is seldom damaged by deer

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Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Summer Snow'
'Summer Snow'
Tags:
#deciduous#drought tolerant#deer resistant#adaptable
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Summer Snow'
'Summer Snow'
Tags:
#deciduous#drought tolerant#deer resistant#adaptable
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Deutzia
    Species:
    crenata
    Family:
    Hydrangeaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Japan
    Wildlife Value:
    Seldom damaged by deer
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    This plant is seldom damaged from deer. Drought tolerant.
    Dimensions:
    Height: 6 ft. 0 in. - 7 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 3 ft. 0 in. - 5 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Dense
    Mounding
    Texture:
    Medium
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    USDA Plant Hardiness Zone:
    5b, 5a, 6b, 6a, 7b, 7a, 8b, 8a
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Raceme
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    White flowers on 4-6 in. racemes in early summer
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Simple
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Opposite
    Leaf Shape:
    Lanceolate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Opposite, simple, bright to deep green leaves; non-showy fall color
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No