False Spiraea, False Spirea Sorbaria sorbifolia - Spiraea sorbifolia

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Botanical Name:

Sorbaria sorbifolia

Family:

Rosaceae

Genus:

Sorbaria

Species:

sorbifolia

Common Name:

False Spiraea, False Spirea

Seeds Per Pound:
2,800,000
Quantity:
1.91 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
17
Germination:
40%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
70%
Height:
4-6 feet
Collection Locale:
China
Crop Year:
2020
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
3
In Stock: 1.91 lb
Prices
Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
$4.95
2 gram
$18.57
10 gram
$39.50
1 oz
$69.95
1 lb
$699.50
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 60 days.
Germination: surface sow and keep moist, tamp the soil, can be sown outdoors in the fall for spring germination.
In a Nutshell:
* It is a shrub reaching 1 to 1.5 m . It bears compound, alternate, toothed leaflets which resemble ferns or sumac . Flowers are white and showy clustered at the end of branches. It's Chinese name is zhen zhu mei. more...
* Grown for its big fluffy creamy-white masses of flowers atop upright stems, rather coarse, and suckers to quickly form colonies, so perhaps for the wild garden or for covering banks, likes moist sites, will grow and flower in dry sites, but will be smaller in all its parts, compound leaves, native to northern Asia. more...
* The flowers are generous with their sweet perfume whatever the weather. They hold their fragrance for a considerable time. more...
[ edit ] Description It is a shrub reaching 1 to 1.5 m. It bears compound, alternate, toothed leaflets which resemble ferns or sumac . [ 2 ] Flowers are white and showy clustered at the end of branches.It's Chinese name is zhen zhu mei.
Physical Characteristics  Sorbaria sorbifolia is a deciduous Shrub growing to 1.8 m (6ft) by 3 m (9ft). It is hardy to zone 2. It is in flower from Jul to August, and the seeds ripen in September. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Insects. The plant prefers light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils.The plant prefers acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils..It can grow in semi-shade (light woodland) or no shade.It requires moist soil.It can tolerate atmospheric pollution.
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Usda description:
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