Chamaebatiaria millefolium (Torr.) Maxim.
Spiraea millefolium Torr. - Sorbaria millefolium Rocke
Rosaceae
Chamaebatiaria millefolium (88071 octets)
Deciduous small shrub with erected branches. Young shoots (as the leaves beneath and the inflorescence) glandular-pubescent and aromatic. Leaves alternate, lanceolate, blue-green, 3-10 cm long, 0.7-3 cm wide, finely bipinnate. White flowers about 1-1.5 cm across, flattened petals with above a cluster of yellowish stamens; in terminal leafy panicles up to 15 cm long. Flowering in July. Quite hardy.

Home: Western USA

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Cultivated: France and Germany

Author: Frédéric Tournay

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