Goldmound Spirea #3


Goldmound Spirea Care

Planting: Choose a location with well-drained soil and full sunlight for your Goldmound Spirea. Ensure proper spacing to accommodate its mature size, typically around 2 to 3 feet in height and spread.

Watering: Water your Goldmound Spirea regularly, especially during the first growing season to establish its roots. Once established, it is moderately drought-tolerant but benefits from regular watering, particularly during dry spells.

Soil: Goldmound Spirea thrives in well-drained soil with a slightly acidic to neutral pH. Amend heavy or clay soils with organic matter to improve drainage and fertility.

Mulching: Apply a layer of organic mulch around the base of the plant to retain moisture, regulate soil temperature, and suppress weed growth. Keep the mulch a few inches away from the plant’s stems to prevent rot.

Fertilizing: Apply a balanced, slow-release fertilizer in spring to promote healthy growth and blooming. Follow the manufacturer’s instructions for application rates and frequency.

Pruning: Prune your Goldmound Spirea in late winter or early spring to maintain its shape and size. Remove any dead, damaged, or crossing branches, and lightly trim back the tips of the branches to promote bushiness and flowering.

Protection: Goldmound Spirea is generally resistant to pests and diseases. However, monitor for common issues such as aphids or powdery mildew, and treat promptly if necessary.

Winter Care: Provide a layer of mulch around the base of the plant to insulate the roots and protect them from freezing temperatures. Consider wrapping the shrub with burlap in harsh winter climates for additional protection.

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Introducing our Goldmound Spirea, a dazzling deciduous shrub prized for its vibrant golden foliage and cascading clusters of pink flowers. This captivating variety adds a burst of color to any landscape, with its brilliant foliage turning shades of orange and red in the fall.

With its compact, mounded growth habit, Goldmound Spirea is perfect for use as a border plant, mass planting, or as an accent in mixed borders. Easy to grow and maintain, this versatile shrub brings year-round beauty and interest to your outdoor space. Experience the enchanting allure of Goldmound Spirea and elevate your garden or landscape design with its stunning display of color and texture.