Spiraea japonica ‘Bullata’

crispleaf spiraea

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Outstanding Qualities

This diminutive spiraea selection is a Lilliputian delight with its dense branching pattern and dark green, heavily textured (bullate) foliage. In early summer fluffy clusters of rosy pink flowers cover this dwarf shrub.

Quick Facts

Plant Type: shrub

Foliage Type: deciduous

Plant Height: 1 ft. 9 in. (0.53 meters)

Plant Width/Spread: 1 ft. 10 in. (0.55 meters)

Plant Height-Mature: 1 ft. 10 in. (0.55 meters)

Plant Width-Mature: 2 ft. 0 in. (0.61 meters)

Hardiness: USDA Zones 4 to 9

Flower Color: pink, rose

Sun/Light Exposure: full sun, but tolerates light shade

Water Requirements: regular watering

Seasonal Interest: colorful flowers in early summer; unique tiny foliage spring through fall

Wildlife Associations: bees, butterflies

Culture Notes
Plant in well-drained soil in a location that recieves full sun; although, light shade is okay. Water regularly during the dry season.