Cutleaf Stephanandra

Stephanandra incisa 'Crispa'

Small, star-shaped white flowers in late spring backed by deeply cut, maple-like leaves. Low growing deciduous shrub with gracefully arching branches. Yellow and orange fall color.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Once established, needs only occasional watering.

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Botanical Pronunciationste-fan-AN-dra in-KYE-suh
Average Size at MaturityModerate grower to 2 ft.tall to 4 ft. wide
Bloom TimeSpring to Summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorYellow
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitMounding
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseErosion Control, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureEasy Care, Fall Color, Year-round Interest
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsOnce established, needs only occasional watering.
Companion PlantsBeautyberry (Callicarpa); Mock Orange (Philadelphus); Ninebark (Physocarpus); Sweetspire (Itea); Eastern Cranberry (Viburnum)

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. For a formal appearance, shear annually after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-7

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