Plant Type: Deciduous Shrubs
Similar to Daphne Spirea. Small leaves on short wiry stems. Pretty pink flowers bloom in summer. Excellent groundcover or dwarf specimen shrub. Dark red fall color. Sun or light shade. Prefers moist well-drained soil. Flowers and leaves all appear on the same side of the arching branches. Flowers are attractive to butterflies. Narrow, dark blue-green foliage.
Growing & Maintenance Tips:
Easy to grow in average, medium wet, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. It tolerates a wide range of soils. Prune in late winter to early spring. It has no serious insect or disease problems, and is effective in borders, cottage gardens, foundation plantings, or hedges
Flower ColorPink flower clusters
Foliage ColorMinty green foliage turns red in fall.
Plant Spread3 ft. wide 2-2.5 ft. high
Characteristics & Attributes