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Spiraea japonica 'Double Play® Artisan' (Galen)

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More About Spiraea japonica Double Play® Artisan ('Galen') (PP21712)

  • Proven Winners® ColorChoice®
  • Compact mounding habit
  • New growth emerges red and ages to blue-green
  • Fuchsia blooms in summer
  • Bloom Time: Late spring to early summer

Zone:

4

Height:

60-80 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

Purple
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Double Play® Artisan® Spirea Growing and Maintenance Tips

It naturally takes on a nice, rounded habit without pruning. If you wish, you can give it a trim after the flowers fade, which will encourage even more colourful new growth. They are quite drought tolerant after a year or two in the ground and are low maintenance. 


Spiraea japonica Double Play® Artisan ('Galen') (PP21712) Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Lt. Spr-Sum
Summer

Habit

Compact
Mounding

Foliage Color

Green
Blue

Landscape uses

Hedge
Screening (privacy)
Border/edging
Foundation planting