Spirea is a very traditional, time tested species of flowering shrub. With Spirea, you get both very attractive foliage display as well as nice, full vibrant flower heads that last virtually all growing season long. Spirea's uses are numerous.........but they are especially great for colorful accents, mass plantings, and foreground plantings. There are also many varieties of Spirea that work very well for container / patio gardens.
Most Spirea are very cold hardy, and relatively undemanding. Flowering can be enhanced & prolonged through regular trimming / pruning of expired flower heads. Regular light trimmings will also greatly improve plant fullness and overall shape. Most varieties respond very well to trimming, and can be maintained at a wide range of heights & widths as planting locations warrant. Available in a good variety of foliage colors, so there is sure to be a great choice to blend in with most any landscape color scheme.
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