Scientific Name: Spiraea x bumalda 'Dart's Red'Form: Round, Oval - horizontal, Mounded
Common Name:Dart's red spirea Texture:Medium - fine
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Upright, Twiggy, Dense
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Lanceolate, Serrate
Flowers: Cyme, (Corymb-like), Pink, Jul- Jun
Fruit: Follicle, Aggregate fruit, Aborted (hybrids) or absent, Brown, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Full sun
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Landscape Uses: Summer interest, Group or mass planting
Key ID Features:Leaves alternate, lanceolate, serrated, reddish-purple in fall; flowers dark red fading to rosy pink with age.