Hinton Ampner Garden

Sorbaria sorbifolia

false spirea


The Philadelphus Walk


A deciduous shrub up to 1.5m with large masses of arching branches that are covered with green pinnate leaves. Billowy white sprays of flowers appear in mid - late summer. Mature plants spread where you let them and they can be invasive in some areas.

Site and Care:

A tolerant shrub that will grow in virtually any conditions from full sun to shade on any type of soil. They benefit from being cut to the ground every two - three years. Propagate by cuttings or seed.