Tor Birchleaf Spirea - Spiraea betulifolia 'Tor'

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Tor is a compact mound of dark grey-green birch-like leaves. Tiny white flowers cover the plant in late spring. Deadhead to encourage new blooms. Orange, red and purple autumn foliage. Works well as a specimen or group in rock 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: 
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Light shearing will encourage repeat bloom. Tor blooms on new wood, so pruning in late winter or early spring is recommended. 

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