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Spiraea japonica ‘Macrophylla’

Big Leaf Spirea

Main interest:
red or purple stems, very large green leaves which turn orange in the fall, very hardy
Soil & Exposure:
full sun, medium well-drained soil
light pink, June to July
green turning to orange, deciduous
USDA Hardiness:
zone 3: -40 °C (-40 °F) View Zone Map
Mature height & width (max.):
height: 5 ft (1.5 m) width: 5 ft (1.5 m)
border, hedge, screen, wind break, specimen

Native to Japan, Spiraea japonica ‘Macrophylla’ is grown for its colourful red or purple stems and large green leaves, which turn orange in the fall. Clusters of light pink flowers bloom in June and July. This deciduous shrub grows to 5 ft in height and width, and works well as a hedge or specimen.

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