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Deutzia Deutzia x magnifica

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Phonetic Spelling
DOO-zee-uh mag-NIH-fe-kuh
Description

This hybrid Deutzia is a cross between D. scabra and D. vilmoriniae.  It is a deciduous shrub in the hydrangea family with very attractive sprays of tiny white flowers in the late spring.    Plant it as a hedge, in a shrub border, along a foundation or in a woodland garden.

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Tags:
#showy flowers#deciduous#white flowers#deciduous shrub#low maintenance#hedges#shrub border#foundation planting#late spring flowers#hybrid#woodlands
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#showy flowers#deciduous#white flowers#deciduous shrub#low maintenance#hedges#shrub border#foundation planting#late spring flowers#hybrid#woodlands
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Deutzia
    Family:
    Hydrangeaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Woody
    Dimensions:
    Height: 6 ft. 0 in. - 10 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 4 ft. 0 in. - 8 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Maintenance:
    Low
  • 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)
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Panicle
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Size:
    < 1 inch
    Flower Description:
    Sprays of double white flowers 5/8" across are very attractive in the late spring and last about 2 weeks.
  • Leaves:
    Woody Plant Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Gray/Silver
    Green
    Leaf Feel:
    Soft
    Deciduous Leaf Fall Color:
    Insignificant
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Opposite
    Leaf Margin:
    Dentate
    Hairs Present:
    Yes
    Leaf Length:
    3-6 inches
    Leaf Description:
    Simple toothed opposite ovate-oblone leaves 4" long. They are bright green on top and gray-green with small hairs below.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Woodland
    Design Feature:
    Border
    Foundation Planting
    Hedge