Common Name: Spirea, Alpine
Scientific Name: Spiraea japonica 'Alpina"
Light Requirements: Sun/light shade
Fall Color: Insignificant
Description: A very low, dense, compact shrub with dainty, fine-textured leaves. Flowers vary from pale to deep pink to white. Use in rock gardens, as edging, or as a groundcover. Also called 'Daphne Spirea". Will flower all season with regular shearing.