PRE-ORDER FOR SPRING - All orders made now will be delivered in Spring 2023 - LEARN MORE

Dwarf Nikko Deutzia

Deutzia gracilis 'Nikko'

Pronunciation: DUT-si-a GRASS-ih-liss
SKU #03157

Your climate might be too cold for this plant:

Description A low-growing dwarf shrub with bright green leaves on arching branches, that becomes a wonderful and very showy accent when covered by white double blooms in spring. Foliage turns a deep burgundy color in fall. A wonderful addition to sunny shrub borders. Deciduous.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Spring
Mature Size Reaches 2 ft. tall, slowly spreading to 5 ft. wide
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Fall Color, Non-toxic to Cats and Dogs, Compact Form
Growth Rate Slow
Growth Habit Mounding
Flower Attributes Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Landscape Use Border, Ground Cover
Design Ideas Use this plant as a groundcover or along the front edge of a shrub border for a field of bright green foliage. With the casual beauty of an old-fashioned flowering shrub, it is a fine alternative to weed-vulnerable, herbaceous groundcovers. Untroubled by poor soils, it is resilient and requires little or no maintenance.
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Weigela (Weigela); Dogwood (Cornus); Coral Bells (Heuchera); Speedwell (Veronica); Delphinium (Delphinium)
Care Very adaptable to most soils; thrives in humusy, moist, well-drained, loamy soil. Best flowering in full sun. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer in spring. Prune to shape, immediately after flowering.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-8

USDA Cold Hardiness Zone Map

Your USDA Cold Hardiness Zone:

Your climate may be too cold for this plant

Buy Online

We cannot currently ship this product to your zip code.

Buy Locally

This plant may be available in these stores:

Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.

More stores near you >