Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat
Average Landscape Size:
Average Landscape Size
Reaches 16 to 24 inches tall and wide.
Key Feature:
Key Feature
Dramatic Foliage Color
Blooms:
Flowering Time
Summer
Botanical Pronunciation:spy-REE-a ja-PON-i-ka
Plant type:Shrub
Deciduous/evergreen:Deciduous
Growth habit:Round
Growth rate:Moderate
Average landscape size:Reaches 16 to 24 inches tall and wide.
Foliage color:Green
Blooms:Summer
Flower color:Pink
Flower attributesShowy Flowers
Design IdeasAn excellent low maintenance mass planting or addition to mixed beds.
Care Information
Adaptable to most soils. Little care is necessary. Deadhead after flowering to encourage reblooming. Trim to shape and apply a controlled release fertilizer in spring.
Light Needs:
Light needs: Full Sun
Full sun
Watering Needs:
Water needs: Moderate
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat