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Double Play® Blue Kazoo® Spirea

Spiraea media 'SMSMBK' PP #26,665; CPBRAF

SKU
40816
Burgundy new growth highlights stunning blue-green spring foliage, which turns to vibrant red in fall for multi-season interest. Crisp white spring flowers add to the beauty. This easy care shrub is perfect for foundation and mass plantings. Deciduous. From the Double Play® series.
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Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationspy-REE-ah MEE-dee-uh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring and again in summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorWhite
Foliage ColorBlue-green
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Hedge
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fall Color
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top 2 inches of soil is dry.

Adaptable to most soils. Little care is necessary. Deadhead after flowering to encourage re-blooming. Trim to shape and apply a controlled release fertilizer in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 3-8

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