Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 5′ H X 3′ W
Bloom Time: Early Spring
Description: A compact and spreading shrub valued for its very showy bright pink flowers, which smother the bare branches followed by sparse but curious fuzzy fruit.
Ornamental Features: Bathed in stunning fragrant pink flowers along the branches, which emerge from distinctive rose flower buds before the leaves. Forest green foliage. Narrow leaves turn yellow in fall.
Landscape Attributes: Bushy multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Prune after flowering. Great specimen or accent.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)