Fairy Queen Spirea - Spiraea trilobata 'Fairy Queen'

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Also known as Three-Lobed Spirea. A compact spreading shrub with upright branches. Profuse clusters of white flowers all along the stems in late spring. Deep green lobed foliage turning yellow in fall. Good for foundation plantings, small space gardens.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Hedge
Foundation
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
24-36"
Spread: 
24-36"
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Deer Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 3.1 (7 votes)

Water regularly as needed. Feed in spring with an all purpose fertilizer prior to new spring growth. Little pruning is necessary. In colder climates, winter die back is common. Prune to ground level in early spring, treat as a perennial. Remove spent blooms to promote more flowers. 

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