Deutzia crenata 'Nikko'
Nikko Slender Deutzia
- Main interest:
- compact and low growing, red-purple foliage in autumn
- full sun to partial shade, medium moist soil
- Flower colour:
- white, fragrant, May to June
- green, deciduous
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 5: -28.9 °C (-20 °F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 2 ft (0.6 m) width: 5 ft (1.5 m)
- border, hedge, ground cover, containers
Native to Japan, Nikko Slender Deutzia is wonderful in a mixed bored or as a hedge or ground cover. A compact, low growing shrub, it grows to 2 ft tall and 5 ft wide. Green deciduous foliage turns red-purple in autumn. Small fragrant white flowers bloom in May and June.