Neon Flash Spirea

02/03/2013 | Ken Lain, mountain gardener Shrubs

Neon Flash spireaLatin Name: Spiraea japonica ‘Neon Flash’

Common Name: Neon Flash Spirea

Description: A compact cultivar that lights up the summer landscape with red flower clusters.  New leaves have a purplish tint as they emerge then turn green and change to burgundy in the fall.

Size: Ht 2′ x 3′