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