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Spiraea x vanhouttei 'Renaissance'
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Plant Type: Deciduous Shrubs

White flower clusters cover the upright, vase-shaped plant mid-spring. Disease resistant, dark blue-green foliage turns orange to bronze to purple in fall. Valued for specimen, hedge and border plantings. Selected for its more disease resistant foliage, this outstanding Spirea is similar in all other respects to Vanhoutte, including beautiful white blooms.

Selected for increased resistance to foliar diseases, this graceful shrub features a massive display of pure white flowers and colorful orange-red fall color. Very attractive as a specimen plant or in mass plantings. Deciduous.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Flower Color

White flower clusters

Foliage Color

Blue-green foliage changes to orange to bronze to purple in fall.

Plant Spread

6-8'

Good Companions

Plant Height

5-7'

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-7

Soil Moisture

not picky


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

A beautiful white flowering shrub that makes an outstanding background for beds and mixed borders. Spreads out generously along fence lines and fills in foundation planting along large barren walls. A natural for shrub borders and island planting. Perfect candidate for English cottage gardens or American country and colonial style landscapes. Exceptional choice for all white and moon gardens. Belongs in the flower arranger's gardens for May wreath making.

Bloom Time

spring

Critter Resistance

rabbits, deer

Exposure

part shade to full sun

Growth Rate

fast

Seasonal Interests

spring flowering