General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 1 to 3 feet
Plant Spread: 1 to 4 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Pale yellowish-white
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Various insects

Common names
  • Lace Shrub
  • Cutleaf Stephanandra
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Neillia incisa
  • Synonym: Stephanandra incisa

Photo Gallery
Location: St Louis
Date: 2021-05-16
Teeny tiny flowers in spring. My plant labeled Stephanandra incis

Date: 2020-06-23
Location: Central Pennsylvania
Date: 2020-07-26
Nestled at the base of a lilac
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2013-05-11
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2012-05-04
Location: Lucketts, Loudoun County, Virginia
Date: 2015-05-14
Location: Garden
Date: 2017-05-26
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