Alternative Names: Japanese spirea 'Firelight'
Description: A deciduous shrub that produces elliptical bright yellow foliage which turns red and green with age. In early summer clusters of tiny florets of mauve flowers appear which make a lovely contrast with the leaves.
Characteristics: Ultimate height of 1.5m and ultimate width of 1.5m.
Position: Full sun. East/South/West
Soil Moisture: Moist,but well-drained
Soil Type: Chalk/Loam/Sand
Soil PH: Acid/Neutral/Alkaline
Care Guide: Prune back hard in early spring before new growth starts.
Uses: Banks and slopes/Cottage/Informal/Beds and borders/Low maintenance
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