Kashmir False Spirea (Sorbaria tomentosa)

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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: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 5 to 8 feet, possibly 10 feet
Plant Spread: Usually as wide as height - Plant suckers and will form a thicket
Leaves: Deciduous
Other: Very beautiful, finely cut and multi-hued spring leaves
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Erosion control
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Pollution
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Root
Division
Other: Semi-hardwood cuttings
Pollinators: Various insects
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM

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