Spiraea x vanhouttei Levgold
Exposure: Full Sun
Mature Size: 6′ H X 7′ W
Bloom Time: Late Spring
Description: Colorful foliage, starting out soft yellow and changing to a bright lime green, with masses of creamy white flowers cloaking the arching branches in spring; a real showstopper in the garden.
Ornamental Features: Stunning white flowers. Attractive lime green foliage which emerges lemon yellow in spring. Leaves turn an outstanding orange in the fall.
Landscape Attributes: Multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a shapely form and gracefully arching branches. Low maintenance. Good choice for attracting butterflies to your yard.
(Trees, Shrubs and Perennials labelled Zone 2 or 3 are consistently hardy enough to survive in Calgary, Okotoks and surrounding areas)