Scientific Name: Spiraea japonica 'Anthony Waterer' Form: Oval - horizontal
Common Name:Anthony Waterer spirea Texture:Medium
Family Name:RosaceaeHabit: Arching
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.5 - 2.0m
Origin: Garden origin Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Pubescent, Falcate, Lanceolate, Ovate, Double serrate
Flowers: Cyme, (Corymb-like), Pink, Aug- Sep
Fruit: Follicle, Aggregate fruit, Brown
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Mixed shrub border
Key ID Features:Leaves red-brown, mature to blue-green; florets in deep pink corymb. Winter ID: branches fine, upright with many dry terminal fruit clusters; bark is reddish-brow, smooth.