Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Deutzia gracilis, 'Slender Deutzia', Deutzia
|Common Name: Deutzia|
Cultivar or Variety: 'Slender Deutzia'
Characteristics of Plant
|Slender Deutzia is a deciduous shrub that produces racemes of small white flowers in the early spring. While your waiting for other flowers to bloom, this Deutzia starts putting on its show.|
It prefers semi shady areas . Works great as a small shrub for an understory plant for large trees.
The leaves are very slender, hence where its name come from, and so are the branches that shoot up and than arch over and out.
This shrub benefits from regular pruning. Regular pruning will cause the shrub to produce more branches. Once established in the ground, this is a maintenance free shrub.
Zone Hardiness up to
Part Sun/ Part Shade
2 - 4 feet
Attractive to Wildlife
(Image by starlight1153)
"Deutzia gracilis 'Slender Deutzia'"
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