steeplebush

Spiraea tomentosa (steeplebush)

Botanical Name Spiraea tomentosa
Common Name steeplebush
Family Rosaceae
USDA Zone 3 thru 8
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest spring, summer, fall, winter
Height and Spread 2-4ft x 3-5ft (60-120cm x 90-150cm)
Flower Color Pink
Attracts Wildlife Hosts Caterpillars of Butterflies/Moths, Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden Bird Border – Monroe, Bird Border – Columbus