Spiraea japonica 'Goldflame'
Goldflame Japanese SpiraeaGoldflame Japanese Meadowsweet
|Scientific Name||Spiraea japonica 'Goldflame'|
|Principal Common Name||Goldflame Japanese Spiraea|
|Common Name(s)||Goldflame Japanese Meadowsweet|
|Description||Spiraea japonica 'Goldflame' is a dense, upright, mounded, deciduous shrub that typically grows 3-4â€™ tall with a slightly larger spread. This cultivar is known for the changing colors of it's foliage. Leaves emerge bronze in spring, mature to yellow-green in summer and finally yellow-orange-copper hues in fall. Tolerates a wide range of soils. Prefers rich, moist loams.|
|Height Range||3 - 4 FT|
|Spread Range||4 - 5 FT|
|Sunset Zones||1 : 2 : 3 : 4 : 5 : 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 10 : 11 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21|
|USDA Zones||4a : 4b : 5a : 5b : 6a : 6b : 7a : 7b : 8a : 8b : 9a : 9b|
|Leaf Color||Orange : Red : Yellow : Yellow-Green|
|Flower Color||Pink : Rose Pink|
|Flower Time||May : June : July : Aug : Summer|
|Ease of Growing||Easy|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Light Shade|
|Soil Preferences||Any : Moist : Well-drained|
|Outstanding Features||Attracts Butterflies : Color : Deer resistant : Fall Color : Flower : Form|
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