Deutzia gracilis 'Duncan'

Chardonnay PearlsĀ® Slender Deutzia

Deciduous Shrub

This compact deciduous shrub with golden foliage is covered with fragrant white blooms in late spring. Works well as a single specimen in a mixed woodland border but is also well-suited to massing. Prune after flowering.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8

Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Regular / Even


Size: 24 - 30 tall x 36 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Arching, Mounding
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Dwarf / Compact Plant, Attractive Foliage, Flowers, Fragrant, Low Maintenance

Foliage Color: Yellow, Yellow / Gold

Flower Color: White
Bloom Season: May, Jun, Spring
Flower Shape: Bell

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Banks and Slopes, Groundcover, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden, Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low, medium

Plant Combos