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Spiraea japonica 'Gold Mound' /Japanese Gold Mound Spirea

Spiraea japonica 'Gold Mound'  / Spiraea japonica 'Gold Mound'
Unique golden-colored foliage on mounding plants
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Unique golden-colored foliage on mounding plants

Early spring foliage

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Scientific Name: Spiraea japonica 'Gold Mound'
Common Name: Japanese Gold Mound Spirea
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: White, Pink
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Slow
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Plants That Attract Butterflies
Comments: This is a relatively low growing spirea that has handsome yellow-green foliage that turns yellow in autumn. All spireas need full sunlight and a well drained soil. This spirea makes a good low hedge.