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Sorbaria

Sorbaria sorbifolia ‘Sem’ (S-0856)

Each 11.00

AVAILABLE SPRING 2020

 

Indigenous to Russia’s Ural Mountains as well as parts of Kazakhstan and Siberia, ‘Sem’s kin are familiar with harsh conditions. More compact and shorter than the species, this ultrahardy textural marvel unleashes dense suckering branches clothed in fern-like, pinnately compound leaves. Distinguished by springtime amber, pink and tangerine hues and bright green tones for summer, the delicate-looking serrated foliage hoists enormous Astilbe-style white panicles housing zillions of petite fleecy flowers. Ural False Spirea’s deciduous habit can grace slopes, mixed borders or foundation plantings, where it promises eye-catching foliar and floral allure plus enjoys regular water. (pp#16,336)

 

Blooms June–July

Size: 3' 0" – 4' 0" high x 4' 0" – 6' 0" wide.

Zone 2/3.

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