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Sorbaria sorbifolia - False Spirea

Sorbaria sorbifolia (False Spirea) seeds


Lovely shrub which will happily grow just about anywhere. Sorbaria forms masses of arching branches covered with lush green, pinnate leaves and fluffy sprays of white flowers in mid to late summer. A versatile shrub which can be easily controlled with pruning right back to the ground if necessary.

Hardy Shrub
Height & Spread: 1.8 - 3m
Flowers: Mid-late summer
Position: Anywhere

Packet of 30 seeds

Caution: All plant parts harmful if eaten.



Sowing Instructions: Sow at any time of the year. Sow in trays or pots on the surface of damp seed compost and place in a propagator or seal inside a polythene bag. Maintain an optimum temperature of 15-20C and germination should take place in 1-3 months.

Can also be sown outdoors in a coldframe in spring.

Growing Instructions: Transplant seedlings when large enough to handle into 7.5cm pots. Overwinter at a temperature of about 5C.

Aftercare Instructions: Harden off and plant out when all risk of frost has passed in any position. Can be pruned regularly to control its size or grown in a container.

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