- USDA Hardiness Zones 3-8
- Height 2-3 Feet Tall
- Spread 2-3 Feet Wide
This Spirea goes with everything! Its white flowers and blue foliage will pair well with any landscape or home colors. The new growth is colorful and brings year round interest. The maintenance for the Double Play Blue Kazoo Spirea is minimal. This shrub seems to have it all.
The foliage of the Double Play Blue Kazoo Spirea is intriguing. It has blue-green mature leaves, and the new growth emerges burgundy. In the fall this Spirea turns a rich red. The bloom season for this deciduous shrub is late spring to early summer. The white blooms produces are a gorgeous compliant to its foliage. This Spirea is not only versatile in color, but in use as well. It makes a stunning border or edging plant. It does well with mass planting, makes a wonderful focal point and is a great addition to containers and landscapes alike.
Double Play Blue Kazoo Spirea Care
Maintenance for the Double Play Blue Kazoo Spirea is simple. Plant your Double Play Blue Kazoo Spirea in full sun to part shade ensuring it receives at minimum four hours of sun per day. Soil should be well drained. The water needs of this Spirea are average. It is tolerant to all soils with varying PH levels. Pruning should take place after flowering is finished for the season. Apply slow release fertilizer in the spring.
Double Play Blue Kazoo Spirea Spacing
Proper spacing for your Double Play Blue Kazoo Spirea is imperative when plating for uses such as mass planting, border planting, or any proximity planting. Spacing for this Spirea should be 24” to 36” inches, center on center.
Double Play® Blue Kazoo® Spirea Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 3-8|
|Flower Color(s): White|
|Bloom Period: Spring|
|Foliage Color(s): Blue/Green/Red|
|Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun|
|Height: 2-3 Feet|
|Spread: 2-3 Feet|
|Spacing: 2-3 Feet|
|Blooms On: Old Wood|
|Shrub Type: Deciduous|
|Scientific Name: Spiraea media 'SMSMBK' USPP 26,665|
|Common Name: Double Play® Blue Kazoo® Spirea|
|Brand: Proven Winners ColorChoice®|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.