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Birchleaf Spirea

Attracts Butterflies
  • SKU: 60772
Out of Season
  • For each offer ordered, get one 1-gallon potted plant
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Birchleaf Spirea

Compact shrub makes an attractive foundation planting, low hedge or accent plant! Birchleaf Spirea is now available in a gallon pot and shipping now. Growing 24-36 inches tall with a similar spread, Birchleaf Spirea grows in a dense, compact, rounded mound. In late spring, clusters of white flowers appear, attracting butterflies. Dark green, sharp-toothed leaves turn shades of orange, red and purple in the fall. Grows best in full sun. Deer tend to avoid. Potted. Zones 4-8.

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Product Details
  • FormMounded
  • LightFull Sun
  • Height2 - 3 feet
  • Spread2 - 3 feet
  • Spacing2 - 4 feet
  • Zones4 - 8
  • FoliageBirch-like, round to egg-shaped leaves, with toothed margins turn quality shades of orange, red, and purple in autumn.
  • Flower FormA multitude of very small, fluffy, white flowers that form clusters.
  • ColorWhite flowers.
  • BloomsLate Spring to Early Summer
  • Soil RequirementsPrefers fertile, moist, well-drained soil, but tolerates a wide range of soils.
  • Growth RateSlow to get established, then moderate.
  • PruningPrune to remove dead and damaged branches.
  • Botanical NameSpirea betulifolia 'Tor'
  • DepthDig a hole twice as deep and twice as wide as the container. Place the plant at the same level it is growing in the pot. Firm soil around the base of the plant and water thoroughly.
Shipping Schedule

Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Summer Ship Program
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to send your orders via the U.S. Postal Service or FedEx. Large orders or large items may be shipped to you in multiple packages.

Sorry, we cannot ship products to Hawaii, Alaska, APO/FPO or outside the contiguous United States. Please provide a street address as some products are unable to be delivered to Post Office boxes.

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