Spireas are medium growing shrubs that produce beautiful cascading rows of flowers during the spring and summer. Often used as a foundation plant, spireas are among the easiest flowering plant to grow. 

Common Name: spireas

Type: shrub

Family: Rosaceae

Native Range: Canada, United States, China

Zone: 3-8

Height: 5-8 ft

Spread: 7-10 ft

Bloom Time: spring-summer

Bloom Description: white

Sun: full sun

Water: water frequently

Maintenance: low

Suggested Use: hedge, foundation plant

Flower: showy, cascading

Leaf: green, elliptical

Fruit: N/A

Other: attracts butterflies

Tolerate: deer