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Deutzia crenata var. nakaiana ‘Nikko’

Deutzia crenata var. nakaiana 'Nikko'

This compact variety performs well as a groundcover and is an excellent choice for the mixed border or rock garden. 

Noteworthy CharacteristicsClusters of five-petaled white flowers bloom in late spring; exhibits red-purple foliage in autumn.

CareGrow in moderately fertile and moist soil in full sun. Shows some drought tolerance.

PropagationSow seed in a cold frame in fall. Take softwood cuttings in summer, and hardwood cuttings in fall.

ProblemsFungal leaf spots.

  • Genus : Deutzia
  • Plant Height : 1 to 3 feet
  • Plant Width : 3 to 6 feet
  • Zones : 5, 6, 7, 8
  • Moisture : Dry to Medium
  • Light : Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Uses : Ground Covers
  • Bloom Time : Late Spring, Spring
  • Maintenance : Low
  • Growth Rate : Moderate
  • Characteristics : Showy Fall Foliage
  • Plant Type : Shrubs
  • Plant Seasonal Interest : Spring Interest
  • Flower Color : White
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