Scientific Name: Spiraea trilobata Form: Round
Common Name:three lobe spirea Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Dense, Twiggy, Upright
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: Central / west Asia, S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pinnate venation, Glabrous, Ovate, Orbicular, Pinnately lobed, Double serrate
Flowers: Cyme, (Corymb-like), White, May
Fruit: Follicle, Aggregate fruit, Dark-red, Brown, Jul- Jun, (Persistent)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
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Landscape Uses: Spring interest, Mixed shrub border, Attract butterflies, Hedge row
Key ID Features:Leaves dark bluish-green, ovate to almost sound, coarsely toothed (three distinct lobes not so obvious); flowers white, small (8 mm wide), numerous, in corymb-like cymes in May.