Spiraea japonica Goldflame
- Usually Flowers : July, August
Deciduous, upright, slightly arching shrub bearing orange-red young leaves that turn bright yellow then pale green. Deep rose-pink flowers produced from July to August. Ht.0.75mt.(2.5ft.). Grows in partial shadeon fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Good as ground cover or as low, informal hedge.
Spiraea japonica Goldmound
Deciduous, compact mounded shrub with bright yellow leaves. Clusters of flat-topped flowerheads made up of tiny pink florets. June. Ht.90cm.(3ft.). Grow in sun or part shade and moist, well-drained soil. Good for borders or patios.
Spiraea japonica Shirobana
- Usually Flowers : July, August, September, October
Mounded, dense, dwarf, deciduous shrub bearing lance-shaped, bright green leaves. Red flowers, turning pink then pure white from deep red buds simultaneously from July to October gives tricolour effect. Ht.0.6mt.(2ft.). Grows in full sun and moist, well-drained soil. Good for borders, specimen or low hedge.