Spiraea x vanhouttei
- Common Name(s):
- Vanhoutte spirea
Drought tolerant; very hardy; moderate to rapid growth;
Wildlife Value: This plant is seldom damaged by deer.
- 5-8 ft.
- Alternate, simple dark green leaves; 0.7 to 1.7 in. long
- Profuse white flowers on 1 to 2 in. umbel in spring
- 3 to 8
- Sun to partial shade; range of soil types except wet
- Rounded top; vase to fountain shape; arching branches; broad mound
- 10-12 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1788