About False Spiraea
Sorbaria sorbifolia is a deciduous, erect, multi-stemmed shrub that is best grown in average, medium moisture, organically rich, well-drained soil. It flowers best when sited in full sun and spreads by suckers to form colonies. Ural Spirea is a cultivar that does not have the invasive characteristic of the parent.
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How to care for False Spiraea
False Spiraea needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
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False Spiraea love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
False Spiraea does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your False Spiraea after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.