Shrubs and conifers

Spirea: maintenance tips

A hardy shrub whose flowers and foliage can take on a multitude of hues. Easy to care for and fast-growing, spireas are ideal for all types of landscaping.

Maintenance tips: SpireaMaintenance tips: Spirea

Common name: Spirea


Plant in a sunny or lightly shaded spot.


Requires little water; water as needed when soil is very dry.


Plant in rich, well-drained soil.


Add compost to soil each spring.

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