Goldmound Spirea

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Hurry and grab this highly popular choice among homeowners who are looking to add some brightness to their landscape! The Goldmound Spirea bush (Spiraea japonica 'Goldmound') is a colorful plant that provides an exceptional accent color and provides high contrast to the landscape, sticking out like a sore thumb among the usual green that other shrubs typically display!

The brilliant and bright chartreuse-green foliage features a rosy orange hue on new growth! The Goldmound Spirea holds its color all season long and shows off with flushes of beautiful pink flowers throughout June and July. The fizzy-looking flat umbles of teeny tiny bloom clusters draw butterflies and bees in droves! The bright foliage in spring transforms to a brilliant green all summer and each fine-textured leaf has a delightfully toothy edge They change again when autumn brings a new colorful change to its wardrobe!

Distinguished by their size, bloom color and season of bloom, Spireas have small leaves and fine, twiggy branches. This dense, bushy plant maintains its nicely rounded, neat appearance with little or no maintenance. Hardy USDA growing zones 3 through 8, these adaptable plants are very heat and cold tolerant little landscaping rays of sunlight!

Planting and Application:

Have a tired foundation along the front of your home? Add a row of these vivid shrubs for an eye-catching band of color that works great with Evergreens, Hydrangeas and Roses alike! Boring gardens with plain edges? Add a row of these sunny bright shrubs as edging to ease the transition between lawn or garden bed! Does everyone keep missing the turn to your driveway? You need a grouping of these tolerant plants on either side of your drive!

Add bright color and brilliant contrast to mixed-shrub borders, or snake throughout a cottage or perennial border for updated color without sacrificing space! Staying small and compact on their own, these are naturals in containers and porch planters! Sure to add living sunlight to your home's front entry or cheer up a humdrum back patio or seating area!

  • Brilliant Golden Yellow & Bright Green Foliage
  • Fluffy Fizzy Pink Flower Clusters
  • Fantastic All Growing Season Color
  • Compact Space-Saving Size
  • Rows, Low Hedges, Edging, Containers & Planters!

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Japanese Spirea produces its best color in full sun but can tolerate part sun. Spireas have a tolerance to most well-drained soils, are highly adaptable to moisture levels once established and have a wide range of sun needs! Once established, they are also drought tolerant. It is recommended that you shear right after flowering since deadheading leads to additional blooms later in the season.

  • Full Sun & Partial Shade
  • Moderate Moisture
  • Adaptable to Most Well-Drained Soil Types
  • Shear/Deadhead/Prune After Flowering
  • Reblooming & Cold Hardy

You or that special someone needs this cheerful living burst of sunshine in their lives! Hurry and order your own Goldmound Spirea today and give your garden a brilliant, easy-care upgrade with the help of!

Buying Options for Plants

Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.

Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!

Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.

  • Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
  • Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.

Nature Hills Container Size by Volume

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

Young Plants to 18 Months
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters in volume
1 Quart Equal to 1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume
5.5" Container Equal to 1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x5" Ranges from .8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x6" Ranges from 1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x9" Ranges from 1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume
4"x4"x10" Ranges from 1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume
Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old
Size Volume
2 Quart Equal to 2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume
#1 Container Ranges from 2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume
5"x5"x12" Equal to 3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume
Plants 2 - 4 Years Old
Size Volume
#2 Container Ranges from 1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume
#3 Container Ranges from 2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume
Plants 3 - 5 Years Old
Size Volume
#5 Container Ranges from 2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 dry liters in volume
#7 Container Ranges from 5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume

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To obtain a more accurate shipment time-frame, simply enter your zip code in the “Find Your Growing Zone” box to the right. Our plants are grown all over the country and lead time on items may be different because of this. Once your order is placed, you will also receive the specific shipment time-frame information as part of your order confirmation. Once an item ships, you will receive shipment notification and tracking numbers, so you can follow along while your plant travels to your doorstep. We use FedEx, UPS, or USPS at our discretion.

Due to winter weather we have put a hold on shipping to the areas shown below in grey. You can still order now and we will ship the plant to you during an appropriate time for your zone.

*If you have found your zone already, it will be highlighted in the table below.
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Shipping Rates

At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

From To S&H
0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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Goldmound Spirea Is Suited to Grow in Zones 3-8
Growing Zones 3-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Spiraea japonica 'Goldmound'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 1 - 2 feet
Mature Spread 2 - 3 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Widely Adaptable
Moisture Moderate
Growth Rate Medium
Flower Color Chartreuse
Foliage Chartreuse
Fall Color Yellow, Orange
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time After Flowering