- Country of manufactureUkraine
Spiraea Grefshejm grey - leaf shrub we with numerous picturesque overhanging curved branches. Unpretentious, featuring unusually abundant long annual flowering and is a great honey plant.
Form: Krone patula, shirokookruglaja.
Size: Meadowsweet, grey Grefshejm reaches a height and Crown diameter 1.5 - 2 m.
Speed of growth: growth/strength growing.
Flowering: Meadowsweet, grey Grefshejm blossoms in May - June, flowers up to 1 cm, snow white, are collected in inflorescence umbrella, thickly cover shoots.
Foliage: Leaves with a length of 2 - 4 cm, 0.7 - 1 cm wide, are ocheredno, lantsetnye, sharp at both ends, edges are smooth or with a few teeth at the top of the dark green, from the bottom of the opusheny, yellow autumn colouring.
Root system: shirokorasprostranjonnaja, gustorazvetvljonnaja.
Light: spirea, grey Grefshejm svetoljubiva.
Soil: Meadowsweet, grey Grefshejm is undemanding to soil, grows on all cultivated garden soils from acidic to weakly alkaline, prefers evenly fresh substrates.
Spiraea japonica seedlings grey ' Grefshejm ' it is better to buy locally grown in Ukraine in a plastic pot with long - acting fertilizer, so the plant does not vykapyvaetsja damage to the root system and after landing a guaranteed market. But the greatest advantage of buying plants in a pot that you can sit down without buying fertilizer dopolnitelenyh (c) March to November, even during the hottest days of summer.
Pests and diseases: blue tavolgovyj Sawfly, spireevaja aphids, whitefly. They recommend the use of: Decis, Inta - vir, b - 58, avermectin, kinmix etc BoletSpireja Japanese can spot and gray mold. Against these diseases will be effective - fundazol, Ditan, bordoskuju liquid, colloidal sulfur etc.
Features of plants: Meadowsweet, grey Grefshejm - resistant, but in severe winters, sometimes podmerzajut, drought - resistant. Well trimmed. Used in single plantings, groups, hedges.
Dignity: Meadowsweet, is considered one of the most common shrubs. They in addition to its soft tracery forms and abundance of inflorescences are easy and very reliable. Low species are used as ground cover, which look good together with other small plants and perennials, such as anti - , lavender, St. John Wort and other herbs.
Climatic zone/zone Frost: 4.