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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 2 to 3 feet
Plant Spread: 3 to 4 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on new wood
Flower Color: Pink
White
Other: Light pink, dark pink and white flowers all appear on the same plant.
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Pollution
Pollinators: Various insects

 8:18 am. Sturdy branches with a golden glow of Fall leaves.

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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2017-10-22 8:18 am. Sturdy branches with a golden glow of Fall leaves.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar, B.C.Date: 2018-10-27- Seed heads and a variety of fall leaf colours.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2016-06-20 5:31 pm. It amazes me that the plant knows where to throw it's p
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Location: From my collection. Poland.Date: 2019-07-08
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2014-07-22 12:49 pm. Good foliage and good colour.
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Location: Nora's Garden - Castlegar BCDate: 2015-06-24 3:39 pm. I love the pink and the white at the same time on one b
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: In my garden. Poland.
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Location: From my collection. Poland.Date: 2019-07-08
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