Puriri Lane | Spirea japonica | Anthony Waterer

Spirea japonica | Anthony Waterer

Regular price $24.00 Save $-24.00

perfect for pollinators

This beautiful old fashioned shrub is a compact mound of attractive delicate willowy purplish-red leaves in spring changing to blue-green in colour as summer progresses.  In autumn, the leaves are vibrant shades of yellow and reddish-purple and then it loses its leaves over the winter.  In spring to midsummer, domed sprays of deep rosy pink flowers sit atop the branches of blue-green foliage. 

Heat tolerant this is an excellent choice of shrub for the garden.  A full sun lover this plant is easily grown in moderately moist but well-drained soils.  It is easy care and tolerates a wide range of soil conditions.  A great choice for cottage gardens, borders and banks or sloping areas of the gardens.

This plant flowers on new wood, so prune in late winter to early spring.  If it becomes overgrown you can cut it back hard after flowering. 

Loved by butterflies and is a great flower for picking.

Height 80cm-90cm x 90cm-1.2 metres Wide

Plant size: 3 litre pot

If you are ordering plants you can get up to 12 plants or a selection of plants, gifts and garden-wares into a box for the below rates 
      • Auckland City | $10
      • Upper North Island | $20 (Northland)
      • Middle North Island | $20 (Bay of Plenty & Waikato)
      • Lower North Island | $20
      • South Island | $25
      • Waiheke - Please select Rural Delivery at checkout
      • Outer lying islands, please contact us for a quote.
Smaller items such as books, stationery and other items can be sent for a lesser rate which you will see at checkout - From $6

Upon checking out, the freight charged is applied based on your location.  If you are rural please select the rural option as rural delivery is an additional $7 Please note the courier will not release your order for delivery if the incorrect option has been selected and we will email you re settlement of the outstanding amount.  

  • All of our orders are dispatched using Aramex which is a fully tracked service   
  • Our freight is calculated by weight and volume.  For plant orders, you may wish to order the maximum number of plants that will fit in a box to make freight more cost-effective or perhaps share an order with a friend
  • Plant orders will only be dispatched on Monday's and Tuesday's this will ensure that your order is not held in a depot over the weekend
  • All parcels are set at "Authority to leave" which means if you're not home at the time of delivery the courier will leave your parcel in a safe place on your property
  • Most Aramex deliveries are a two-day service with the exception of rural delivery which may add up to two days. Please note COVID-19 on occasion may push these delivery times out.
  • If you are wanting more than twelve plants, get in contact with us for a quote for freight
  • Corten steel garden stakes are considered over size for rural delivery so these can be sent but you may need to collect these from your local depot 

All rates detailed are for parcels up to 15kgs

Please note that on occasion Aramex may deem an area to be rural where other companies may not, this unfortunately is outside of our control as Aramex are the preferred courier for live plants, as other couriers will not transport them. Where this occurs we will need to get in touch to get you to deposit the additional rural fee


Please get in contact with us here or email us at hello@puririlane.co.nz

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