Deutzia

Family: Hydrangeaceae


Plant type Shrub
Height 24 inches to 5 feet
Spread 24 inches to 5 feet
Habit Bushy
Foliage Deciduous
Growth rate Slow
Interests Flowers
Uses Borders
Skill level Average
Maintenance Slight
Hardiness 6
Heat zone
Sun Full sun to part shade
Moisture Dry to moist
Soil type Slightly acid to slightly lime
Soil fertility Moderate
Water consumption Moderate
Site Sheltered to average
Flower colour Pink, white
Flower season Late spring to early summer
Flower size Small
Foliage colour Green
Fruit colour
Edible parts
Harvest time
Stems
Features
Wildlife
Texture Medium

Deutzias are deciduous shrubs which put on an impressive display of flower in late spring, but can look dull out of flower.

Deutzias will grow in any fertile, well drained soil in sun or light shade. They are hardy to about zone 6. Cut back current years growth after flowering.

Task Calendar

SeasonDetails
Mid-summer Prune back to last years growth after flowering

 

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