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Creme Fraiche® Deutzia gracilis

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Exposure
  • Part Sun to Sun
  • Sun

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Flower Season
  • Spring
  • Summer
Mature Size
36" 24"
Height
30 - 36"
Spread
12 - 24"

This plant is hardy in zones 5 - 8

Hardy Zones

Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.

  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
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    Features

    Variegated foliage. White flowers. Deer-resistant.

    Foliage Interest
    Resists: 
    Deer
    Small or Miniature

    Characteristics

    Plant Type: 
    Shrub
    Shrub Type: 
    Deciduous
    Height Category: 
    Short
    Garden Height: 
    30 - 36 Inches
    Spacing: 
    12 - 36 Inches
    Spread: 
    12 - 24 Inches
    Flower Colors: 
    White
    Flower Shade: 
    white
    Foliage Colors: 
    Green
    Foliage Colors: 
    White
    Foliage Shade: 
    green with a white margin
    Habit: 
    Mounded
    Container Role: 
    Filler

    Plant Needs

    Light Requirement: 
    Part Sun to Sun
    Light Requirement: 
    Sun
    Maintenance Category: 
    Easy
    Blooms On: 
    Old Wood
    Bloom Time: 
    Grown for Foliage
    Bloom Time: 
    Early Summer
    Bloom Time: 
    Late Spring
    Hardiness Zones: 
    5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
    Water Category: 
    Average
    Uses: 
    Groundcover
    Uses: 
    Landscape
    Maintenance Notes: 

    Best in moist, well-drained soil. Prune to shape after flowering.

    Pure white flowers appear in spring, and the crisp variegated foliage is attractive all season long.

    It's similar to Deutzia 'Nikko', but with attractive variegated foliage. This is a showy plant that shines when planted near yellow flowered annuals and perennials. Like most variegated plants, it will have the occasional reversion, but is still a very attractive garden plant. Try it in your container designs!

    Creme Fraiche® Deutzia gracilis 'Mincream' USPP 25,703
  • 1 Review

    • Kathy Barnhart
      Missouri
      United States
      1 year ago
      Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
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