Spirea, Superstar


Description:  Superstar Spirea has a smaller more compact form. New foliage is deep green, showing off the stunning, scarlet red new growth to its best advantage. Pink blossoms grace the plant all summer long. The three-season appeal continues with an excellent bronze fall color.

Common Name:  Superstar Spirea

Scientific Name:  Spiraea bumalda 'Superstar'

Type:  Perennial, Shrub

Exposure:  Full Sun - Partial Shade

Size:  3' height, 3-4' spread

Bloom Color:  Pink

Bloom Period:  Summer

Foliage Color:  Red & Green in the Spring and Summer. Bronze in the Fall

Landscape Use:  Border Plant, Rock Gardens, Landscape Specimen, Accent Plant, Near Water Gardens or Ponds, Mass Planting

Soil:  Well-Drained

Growth Rate:  Moderate

Zone:  3 - 8

Companion Plants:  Coreopsis, Abelia, Butterfly Bush, Little Zebra Grass, Dwarf Alberta Spruce, Dianthus, Blue Rug Juniper, Boxwood, May Night Salvia, Ornamental Grasses


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