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A picture of a Deutzia


Deutzia spp.

Deutzia crenata for. plena's flowerage 02 by Dalgial (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Light watering


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature

Expected size





  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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Deutzia Overview

Deutzia is a genus of approximately 72, mostly deciduous shrubs from Central and Eastern Asia, Europe and Central America. Some tropical species are evergreen. They are typically grown for their abundance of showy, 5-petalled flowers. They grow between 1-4m tall and have opposite, simple leaves with serrated edges. Flowers are white in most species with some producing red or pink blooms.

How to propagate Deutzia


You can propagate by softwood cuttings in the summer. Hardwood cuttings in the winter.


Seeds in autumn or spring.

Other uses of Deutzia

Grown for their profuse, 5 petalled flowers, flower arranging.

Spring Flowering Shrubs

Growing these shrubs will give you a glorious spring display of flowers.

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