Week 43 – October 24, 2020

Plant Information

Sorbaria Sem

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Sorbaria sorbifolia

Common Name: Ash Leaf Spirea

Hardiness Zone: 2a - 11

Hardiness Degree: -50°F (-45.6°C)

Blooming Season: Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Drought Tolerant, Winter Interest (regional), Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: None or when needed only

Height: 48 - 72" (122 - 183cm)

Width: 48 - 72" (122 - 183cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: 

Dwarf variety features appealing bronze foliage in Spring and Fall with creamy white flowers in Summer. Useful as a low hedge.

Grower Information:

Tropical-looking, tricolor foliage gives a touch of the exotic to the landscape

Multi-stemmed, compact habit is maintained at around
5 ft. (1.5m)

Cold hardy


Protection Information: PP16,336