Add Brilliant Color to Your LandscapeDouble Play Gold Spirea, Spiraea japonica ‘Yan’, adds a visual interest to your landscape and creates a colorful display.Double Play Gold Spirea is a mildew resistant plant that has brilliant gold foliage. It will hold its color all season long and provides a profusion of beautiful, large bright pink blooms.Why not design an eye-catching grouping or mass planting with the Double Play Gold Spirea to make a bold statement in your garden landscape?Flowers are attractive to butterflies. It has no serious insect or disease problems, and is effective in borders, cottage gardens, foundation plantings, or hedges.The Double Play Gold Spirea prefers average, well drained soils, and pruning is best done after blooming in mid-summer. To promote flowering, remove faded flower clusters (or deadhead).The further north it grows, the more sun required, and the further south the more shade tolerant it will prove.* Eye-catching* Attracts butterflies* Mildew resistant.
Stunning Spring BloomsGrefsheim Spirea is an ornamental shrub and one of the loveliest early flowering Spireas available today. Plant one in your front yard where friends and neighbors will be sure to pause to take in its spring majesty.Your Grefsheim Spirea is a show-stopper when it bursts into bloom each spring. Rarely will you see such a stunning display of pristine, white floral perfection as when your Grefsheim drapes itself in the tiny white flowers that line its arching branches. As spring slides into summer, the blue-tinted hue of the narrow, green leaves takes over, filling out your Grefsheim Spirea for a full, compact appearance. When autumn arrives, the green foliage surrenders to the reddish-brown shades of the season, for one last gasp of color before winter’s rest. Grefsheim Spirea is a dense, rounded vase-shape shrub with arching branches. It will grow 4-5 feet in height with an equal spread. Grefsheim is tolerant of a variety of soil types and prefers full sun. Butterflies and other pollinators love it, but deer tend to leave it alone. It’s fast-growing and requires minimal care. All in all, Grefsheim Spirea is an outstanding ornamental shrub with exceptional features.* Stunning spring display* Tolerant of many soil types* Wildlife interestPruning Spring Flowering Shrubs in Southern Regions.
Compact Plant with Stunning Foliage and Vibrant FlowersDouble Play® Artisan Spirea, Spiraea japonica ‘Galen’ PPAF, is an exceptional spirea that gives double enjoyment with its stunning foliage and vibrant flowers.Double Play® Artisan Spirea emerges a rich purple red in the spring, and then eventually matures to a blue-green with pure pink flowers.The plant is a compact, full bodied mound that is perfect for use as a shrub border as well as a specimen plant. You will love this plant from the moment it flushes in the spring!Flowers are attractive to butterflies. It has no serious insect or disease problems, and is effective in borders, cottage gardens, foundation plantings, or hedges.It prefers average, well drained soils, and pruning is best done after blooming in mid-summer. To promote flowering, remove faded flower clusters (or deadhead).The further north it grows, the more sun required, and the further south the more shade tolerant it will prove. Adaptable to most soils, and typically unpalatable to deer, ‘Artisan’ arrives in spring, and makes another appearance in summer.* Attracts Butterflies* Disease Desistant* Specimen Plant* Deer Resistant .
Cascading Flowers All SummerWith a flower show fit for a wedding, Spirea is a showstopper for your perennial gardens or borders. Known for the beautiful cascading sprays of crepe-like flowers blooming for months in spring and summer, these classic garden shrubs look delicate but are hardy garden performers. Spirea is also known as bridalwreath, since the flowers bloom during wedding season and have traditionally been used to weave into bridal crowns, bouquets, garlands and wreaths.Daphne Spirea is a dwarf version with blushing pink flowers that spread 2 feet tall and 5 feet wide. You can use Daphne as an excellent filler for sparse beds and borders. It looks great massed and makes a low-maintenance groundcover. Just one spilling over the edges of a large container will make people stop in their tracks when in full bloom. The flowers aren’t the only benefit of this useful shrub. It has great fall color, too.Plant Daphne with white roses or graceful miscanthus grasses. Try it with spiky, upright cotoneaster for a great contrast and eye-catching texture year-round.Generations of gardeners have enjoyed Daphne Spirea in their gardens and we know that you will too!* Very showy flowers in spring and summer * Great for cutting * Low-maintenance ground cover .
White Plumes and Ferny FoliageThe Ash Leaf Spirea, ‘Sorbaria sorbifolia’, is a fast growing shrub that has large plumes of creamy white flowers in June. These flowers grow above the deep green, fern-like foliage.It spreads quickly and is an excellent plant for soil retention. It prefers a moist, well-drained, organic soil. This deciduous shrub is multi-stemmed and grows 6-8 feet tall and 5-10 feet wide.Spireas are among the easiest flowering shrubs to grow since they are tolerant of many soils, except extremely wet.The plant also likes mulch and summer watering and prefers full sun to partial shade. Spireas are great for mass plantings or groupings, screens or border shrubs.Zones 2 – 7*Fast-Growing*White Flowers*Fern-Like foliage.
A super-blooming shrub! Spirea Double-Play Doozie is breaking new ground in the flowering shrub market. This pretty plant is non-invasive because it has been bred to be sterile. That means that it can spend every bit of its energy blooming its socks off, and knocking yours off in the process! Doozie is a summer bloomer, so from early summer all the way up to the first frost, you will have waves of red-pink flowers over spring-green leaves. Butterflies, bees and birds will become your constant garden companions. And bonus points in that no deadheading is required. Yay for less work! You will appreciate how Doozie grows naturally into a compact 2’-3’ mound that never need pruning to keep its shape. Again, yay for less work! Tuck this beauty into your existing mixed border or build a new flower bed around it. It is a real show-off all summer long. It doesn’t stop there, though. Doozie likes to show off in the fall, too, when its leaves turn bright shades of bronzy orange and yellow. So three full seasons of beauty and very little that you have to do to make that happen. This is a real win-win, don’t you think? Order yours today! * Red-pink flowers * Full sun * Sterile so non-invasive * Easy care * Almost maintenance-free.
Dense, Colorful Shrub is Great for BordersThe Goldmound Spirea, Spiraea japonica ‘Goldmound’, is a colorful plant that provides an exceptional accent or contrast in your foundation planting or shrub border.The brilliant light chartreuse-green foliage on the Goldmound Spirea holds its color all season long. Flushes of beautiful pink flowers appear in June and July.This dense, bushy, 18 to 24 inch plant maintains its nicely rounded, neat appearance with little or no pruning.Goldmound Spirea produces its best color in full sun, but can tolerate part sun. Distinguished by their size, bloom color and season of bloom, spireas have small leaves and fine, twiggy branches. Spireas have a tolerance of most soils, moisture and sun! Once established, they are also drought tolerant. It is recommended that deadheading adds additional blooms later in the season.Goldmound Spirea is a popular choice among homeowners looking to add some brightness to their landscape!* Chartreuse Foliage All Season* Heads of Pink Flowers* Full or Part Sun .
Fine-Textured, Ornamental ShrubCrisp Leaf Spiraea is a deciduous shrub with bright, flashy flowers. Plant a few for a colorful and interesting groundcover, or anywhere you’d like something a bit different to fill in some empty spaces.It’s hard to know which is more stunning on this popular garden shrub, the magnificent flowers or incredible foliage. Large, flat-topped clusters of hot-pink flowers appear in late spring to early summer. The leaves appear with a burgundy tinge, transitioning to a blue-tinted, green shade. Each leaf is pointed, with a crinkly appearance that seems to reference the “Crisp Leaf” moniker. Autumn finds Crisp Leaf changing colors once again when the leaves take on shades of bronze for fall. The fine textured nature of this shrub makes it a perfect companion for less-refined plantings, bringing a bit more textural diversity to your landscape design.Crisp Leaf Spiraea will grow to 3 feet tall with a 4-foot spread. It is a multi-stemmed shrub with a somewhat rounded nature and compact form. Crisp Leaf is adaptable to a variety of soils and drought, deer and urban tolerant. It’s quite hardy and under ideal conditions can be expected to live up to 20 years.Even without its spring/early summer blooms, Crisp Leaf Spiraea has a lot to offer. It’s different from more common shrub options while still being hardy and easy to care for. Why not bring the unique texture, form and color of this wonderful shrub to your home this year!* Adaptive to a variety of soils * Deer resistant * Urban tolerant * Autumn color * Long lived.
Compact Plant Displays ColorsDakota Goldcharm® Spirea, spiraea japonica ‘Mertyann’, has showy golden foliage that is accented by bright pink flowers blooming in early summer, repeating through the remainder of the season. The foliage emerges bronze, turns yellow-gold in summer and develops a pink-red fall color.Dakota Goldcharm Spirea is more or less a miniature version of Goldflame or Goldmound Spirea, with foliage that starts a deep red, fading to a yellowish green by late spring.This certainly is a plant to locate at the front of a planting bed, otherwise it will be lost among the taller perennials and shrubs.‘Mertyann’ prefers loamy soil with full to partial sun. This mounded shrub grows 15-18 inches tall with 2-3 foot spread. Since it is so small, it can also be used as a ground cover.Spireas are among the easiest flowering shrubs to grow since they are tolerant of many soils except extremely wet. This plant also likes mulch and summer watering.*Reblooming Pink Flowers*Pink-Red Fall Foliage*Compact ShrubPruning Spring Flowering Shrubs in Southern Regions.
The Spiraea Shibori, Spiraea japonica ‘Shirobana’, develops into a small, upright, attractive, and deciduous shrub that bears unusual multi-colored flower clusters. It is a well-branched plant with flowers forming flat clusters by mid-June, ranging from a mixed pink to white. This dense, mounded shrub has medium-green leaves that are oval and toothed. Thriving in a wide range of soils in sun or light shade, Shibori Spiraea is highly versatile and an ornamental that works well in mass plantings, mixed borders, and low informal hedges. It is best to deadhead spent flowers to encourage prolonged secondary bloom and to prevent self-sowing. Prune back plants and remove weak and dead stems in early spring to promote strong healthy new growth and larger more abundant flower heads. Shibori is the perfect plant for spicing up northern native plant landscapes and wild garden woodlands; also use in containers or for foundation plants..
3-Season Color and Spring Flowers Your Glow Girl Spirea, Spiraea betulifolia ‘Tor Gold’, is a deciduous shrub with ornamental features. A few of these would be perfect for a colorful, low-growing hedge along your sidewalk. Glow Girl would also do well along the edge of your flower bed, or place a few in containers for your back patio. No matter where you place these versatile shrubs, you’re sure to enjoy the vibrant splash of color they’ll bring to your home this year. Your Glow Girl Spirea, just as the name implies, will “glow” with color from spring through fall. It all begins when the vibrate foliage celebrates spring with a delightful, reddish tint to its light green foliage. The eye-catching display will soon become dotted with tiny buds, dusted in scarlet, that open mid-spring into ¾-inch corymbs of pristine white. Your yard’s pollinators will appreciate these early flowers as much as you, especially as they persist into early summer. You may even prolong your blooms with some simple deadheading after the blooms have faded. As summer progresses, your lime green foliage will adopt an elegant golden tone until turning brilliant orange for autumn…a brilliant send-off as winter approaches. Glow Girl Spirea will grow up to 4 feet in height with an equal spread. It has a mounded habit with a compact form. Glow Girl is quite hardy and can adapt to a variety of soils. Butterflies and birds enjoy its flowers, but deer tend to pass it by. If you’re looking for a tough little shrub that won’t require much care, and yet provide color for your yard in three seasons, Glow Girl Spirea is a great choice. Not only will it be a variable and lively dash of color spring through fall, but it will even grace your yard with enchanting spring flowers. Plant one today and begin enjoying the grace and color of this remarkable shrub. * White spring flowers * Colorful foliage * Cold hardy * Deer resistant * Works well in containersPruning Spring Flowering Shrubs in Southern Regions.
Early Bloomer with Colorful Fall FoliageThe Spirea ‘Magic Carpet’, Spirea japonica ‘Magic Carpet’, is a colorful shrub that fits almost anywhere in the landscape.In spring, the leaf shoots emerge vibrant red, maturing into rich bronze to light green, red-tipped foliage. Clusters of deep pink flowers cover the plant in early summer. This bush is a beauty, and with some judicious deadheading and the right climate, the flowers will rebloom until November.In fall the foliage takes on russet tones that remain colorful well into winter months. The 18 to 24 inch rounded plants are full and bushy. Full sun brings out the brightest colors, and this plant is very drought tolerant.If you want some fall fireworks in your garden, make Magic Carpet spirea your centerpiece!* Colorful shrub* Early bloomer* Drought tolerant.
The Spiraea ‘Golden Elf’, Spiraea japonica ‘Golden Elf’, is an incredible new dwarf Spiraea from Canada which is great for rock gardens, borders and mixing into the perennial garden. It can also be used as an edging plant for paths or walkways.This little yellow leaved beauty only grows to 6-8 inches high and has a spreading habit. It looks and acts a whole lot more like a ground cover perennial!Tiny pink flowers in small flat-topped clusters appear in late spring. Some sporadic rebloom sometimes occurs in summer.’Golden Elf’ is easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in full sun. It also tolerates a wide range of soils.Flowering on new wood, this low maintenance shrub may be pruned to shape in late winter to early spring. It retains its leaf color through the fall.True to its name, the Golden Elf has bright golden foliage that hugs the ground, and sticks around all season!* Dwarf* Low maintenance* Fall color.
A fashion show in your garden! Double Play® Blue Kazoo® Spirea (Spiraea media ‘SMSMBK’) is a three season kaleidoscope of color for your garden. It runs through the deepest and most rich colors of the rainbow for you throughout the year. In spring it covers itself with wine-burgundy new foliage. It then quickly turns to its formal suit of moody blue-green leaves. (There is such a richness in the colors that it seems the closer you look the deeper and more complex they get.) Then in the fall it puts on its holiday finery by turning vibrant red.To put the proverbial ‘icing on the cake’ it also wears very showy crisp white flowers in spring and then again in summer! It really puts on quite the fashion show in the landscape.This little mounding shrub is a sun-lover that reaches two to three feet tall and wide. It is the perfect size for any garden and has so many uses. It makes an eye-catching flowering hedge or fence row. Use it in large containers where you can see its color-show up close. It is beautiful in borders or beds, too. It looks great whether in wildlife gardens, cottage gardens or modern gardens. It is truly that versatile! It is perfect to cut and use as filler in bouquets. Hummingbirds and butterflies love the nectar from the flowers, so it will keep your garden buzzing all season.As an extra bonus, it is on the list of plants to use if you need to do firescaping around your house. Beautiful and practical!Double Play® Blue Kazoo® Spirea is a little workhorse for your garden. Order yours today! * Very easy to grow* Stunning color changes* Flowering hedge* Great for firescaping* Disease resistant* Perfect for containers* Pollinator friendly.
White Heads Throughout SummerThe Spirea ‘Japanese White’, Spiraea albiflora, has bright green foliage, topped by heavy clusters of white blooms at the end of the branches.Japanese White is covered with flat clusters of white flowers in June, and again off and on all summer, especially if the old flowers are deadheaded.This beautiful spreading garden shrub is low growing and exhibits a 2′ rounded form. Japanese Whites are effective in mixed shrub plantings, low borders or when clumped together.Spireas grow in sun or partial shade and are great in shrub groupings, near buildings, and low hedges.Japanese White blooms on new wood, and is best pruned in early spring or late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. The fall foliage color is reddish-purple.Its relatively fine texture sets it apart from other landscape plants with less refined foliage.* White Blooms Throughout Summer* Sun or Part Shade* Reddish Purple Fall Foliage .