Spirea japonica FirelightSpirea japonica Firelight
A deciduous, mound-shaped shrub with attractive foliage and with clusters of white and pink flowers in early summer (May/June). The young foliage emerges as a vivid orange in spring, turning yellow/orange in summer, and returning to fiery orange/red in autumn.
Grows to approximately 1.2m tall by 1.2-1.5m across (can be pruned after flowering).
Prefers full sun and good drainage. Will tolerate limy soils.