MAGIC CARPET SPIRAEA exhibits lime colored leaves and pink flowers in the summer.  The flowers on this shrub are small and form larger clusters.  The foliage of this spirea turns gold to dark orange in the fall.  During the growing season, this plant’s foliage will provide significant eye appeal to your landscape.  Magic Carpet Spiraea is a compact shrub that grows well in small landscape beds.  Since it only grows to about two feet tall and wide, it makes for a great low maintenance plant.  Magic Carpet Spiraea grows best in full sun exposure.  This shrub also requires moderate watering during prolonged periods of extreme heat and drought.

Magic Carpet Spiraea

Magic Carpet Spirea Flowers

Magic Carpet Spirea

Magic Carpet Spirea Leaves

Magic Carpet Spiraea

Spiraea Japonica ‘Walbuma’

Plant Type- Deciduous Shrub

Flower Color- Pink

Foliage Color- Lime-Green

Growing Habit- Round

Growing Rate- Moderate

Zone- 3-8

Height- 18″-24″

Spread- 2′-3′

Light-Full Sun

Details- The foliage of this plant changes from spring through fall.  This spirea boasts bright pink flower clusters in the spring.  Magic Carpet Spirea can attract butterflies to your property.

Pruning-  The best time to prune this spirea is in the spring after the plant is flowering.  Pruning may be performed at most times of the year, but the shrub responds best to spring pruning.  Since the plant grows in a globe form, consider pruning the plant in a circle.

Other Spirea plant options.

  • Anthony Waterer Red Spiraea
  • Daphne Spiraea
  • Dolchica Spiraea
  • Double Briadal Wreath Spiraea
  • Double Play® Artisan® Spiraea
  • Double Play® Blue Kazoo® Spiraea
  • Double Play® Big Bang Spiraea
  • Double Play® Gold Spiraea
  • Double Play® Pink Spiraea
  • Double Play® Red Spiraea
  • Fire Light Spiraea
  • Froebeli Pink Spiraea
  • Golden Elf Spiraea
  • Golden Kupcake™ Spiraea
  • Goldflame Spiraea
  • Goldmound Spiraea
  • Gold Thread™ Spiraea
  • Lighthearted™ Spiraea
  • Little Princess Spiraea
  • Neon Flash Spiraea
  • Red Lace™ Spiraea
  • Renaissance Spiraea
  • Shirobana Spiraea
  • Snowmound Spiraea
  • Tor Birchleaf Spiraea
  • White Frost™ Birchleaf Spiraea