Superstar is a smaller, naturally dwarf spiraea that requires minimal pruning. Its new leaves start out scarlet red, becoming a dark green, then changing to a brilliant bronze color in the fall. Pink blossoms cover the plant all summer long. Look for it at garden centers in spring 2010.
First Editions Superstar Spiraea
Spiraea x bumalda 'Denistar' (PPAF)
Foliage: Dark green
Fall Foliage: Bronze
Exposure: Full Sun