Neon Flash Spirea
Spiraea japonica 'Neon Flash'
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
|Botanical Pronunciation||spy-REE-a juh-PON-ih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 3 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Spring through Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fall Color, Tolerates Poor Soils, Fast Growing, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Key Feature||Sensational Spring Flowers|
Grows easily in average, well-drained soils. Water deeply and regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Remove spent blooms after flowering. Fertilize in early spring and prune up to 1/3 of growth to reshape and rejuvenate.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4 - 9