Estimated Height at Pickup: 2-3’, 3 gal

A pink blooming native spirea bush! Does best in moist soils in full sun. Can be pruned to encourage more blooms, and dead headed to encourage a second bloom.

Pollination: Likely self pollinating.

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture: Wet, Wet Mesic, Mesic

Soil Type: Sandy

Height: 2’-4’

Width: 3’-5’

Bloom Color: Pink

Bloom Time: July-Sep

Fruit: Each flower produces multiple small, slim seeds.

Fall Color: Yellow

Root Type: Rhizome

Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract bees, flies, and beetles. Hosts the spring azure butterfly, moths such as the scallop shell and blind-eyed sphinx. Browsed sparingly by deer.

Notes: **May die back to the ground in harsh winters.** Flowers only occur on new growth.

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