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Chardonnay Pearls® Deutzia gracilis

  • Hardy Zones
    • 5 - 8
  • Exposure
    • Part Sun to Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 20 - 36 Inches
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$29.99
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Size: One Gallon
ColorChoice® Flowering Shrubs

Chardonnay Pearls® Deutzia gracilis

Part Sun to Sun 20 - 36

Features

Fragrant white spring flowers. Season long color. Deer resistant. Great for perennial gardens.

Foliage Interest
Resists: 
Deer

Characteristics

Duration: 
Shrub
Shrub Type: 
Deciduous
Height Category: 
Medium
Garden Height: 
20 - 36 Inches
Spacing: 
36 - 42 Inches
Spread: 
20 - 36 Inches
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Shade: 
White
Foliage Colors: 
Green
Foliage Colors: 
Yellow
Foliage Shade: 
Chartreuse
Habit: 
Mounded
Container Role: 
Filler

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Part Sun to Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Blooms On: 
Old Wood
Bloom Time: 
Early Spring
Bloom Time: 
Mid Spring
Bloom Time: 
Late Spring
Hardiness Zones: 
5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b
Water Category: 
Average
Uses: 
Container
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses Notes: 

Great for landscape use and small enough to use in containers. It works well in mixed containers and perennial borders

Maintenance Notes: 

Prefers well-drained, moist soil. Prune immediately after flowering. Fertilize in early spring by applying a slow release fertilizer specialized for trees and shrubs. Follow the label for recommended rate of application.

Add season long color to the garden with this easy growing, bright beauty!

Numerous pearl-like buds burst into attractive star-shaped flowers in spring. When the flowers have faded, this plant continues to shine with its bright yellow foliage. Growth is strong, but compact to create a wonderful small shrub that is equally at home in the shrub border as it is in a perennial one. Adds color and vibrancy to any garden.

Chardonnay Pearls® Deutzia gracilis 'Duncan' PP: 16098 Can. PP: 2640

  • This is one of my favorite shrubs. I received it from Ralston Arboretum. I grew it in partial shade in clay based soil with a high ph in Lake County, Illinois and it thrived. I dug it up and took it with me to more neutral soil in full sun in Kane County, under a PJM rhododendron and it was even better. I just got a garden client to buy three directly from Proven Winners. An exceptional shrub, requiring little or no maintenance (compost in the spring and occasional watering).

    Highly recommended!!!

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Donna Mack
    Elgin
    Illinois
    United States
    12 weeks ago
  • Lovely late spring/early summer blooms. I've had this plant for 20 years and each year I get compliments on it! I don't quite understand the complaints that it only blooms for one month or so...the same could be said of tulips, hydrangea, lilacs, daffadils, etc. I love to stagger the blooms in my garden. Some bloom early, some mid summer, then some in the fall - year round beauty!!

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    Karen
    14 weeks ago
  • Rather boring plant. Flowers are tiny and short-lived. Does nothing else the other 11 months. For the price, it's not worth it.

    Marginally Adequate Performed below expectations but may be willing to try again.
    Darrin
    Frederick
    Maryland
    United States
    1 year ago
  • This has been one of the best shrubs I've ever bought. Happened upon it at a small nursery that is no longer in operation. I planted 3 together and it has made one beautiful large shrub on the northeast side of my front porch. Very low maintenance and easy to prune. Always get compliments on it and questions as to where it can be bought.

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    Ann Barnes
    Louisville
    Kentucky
    United States
    1 year ago
  • I love the bright foliage and beautiful pearl shaped flowers in spring. A real star in my garden. It has been easy to grow.

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    Janet S
    Fairfax Station
    Virginia
    United States
    2 years ago
  • This has been an awesome plant! I have one in my woodland garden. It gets very little sun, but blooms beautifully. The foliage is a beautiful celery green. I want about a dozen more!

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Jenny
    Gastonia
    North Carolina
    United States
    2 years ago
  • Terrible plant. Pretty one month out of twelve. I have fertilized and watered. Have to cut back each fall. No growth.wish I had bought them somewhere I could return.

    Unsatisfied Did not survive, inferior performance or did not bloom well - won't grow again.
    Anna Arrington
    Marietta
    Georgia
    United States
    2 years ago
  • Performs terribly. Wish I could return. One month out of twelve they look good.

    Unsatisfied Did not survive, inferior performance or did not bloom well - won't grow again.
    Anna arrington
    Marietta
    Georgia
    United States
    2 years ago
  • Excellent spring color, beautiful long lasting buds and blooms, blends well with perennials and anywhere in the garden, easy to care for.

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    Tina Ramsey
    Woodlawn
    Tennessee
    United States
    3 years ago
  • I bought two of these and they have turned out very well in this their second year. In full bloom on April 1 in North Carolina.

    Above Average Superior performance, among my favorites, would recommend to others.
    Janice
    4 years ago
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