Deutzia

There are over 50 species of Deutzia with about 10 being used in landscapes. The shrubs are quite similar to the Philadelphus (Mockorange) which have 4 petals in their single flowers while the Deutzias have 5. They bloom on the previous year's wood.

The genus was named by Carl von Thunberg in honor of a friend, Johann van der Deutz of Amsterdam.

 

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Deutzia x candelabrum  
D. x candida  
D. x excellens Choice Deutzia
D. gracilis Slender Deutzia
D. grandiflora Slender Deutzia
D. x kalmiiflora Kalmia Deutzia
D. x lemoinei Lemoine Deutzia*
D. x magnifica Showy Deutzia
D. x rosea  
* From Lemoine Nursery

 

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