Blue mist spirea is a perennial shrub with fragrant gray-green leaves and blue to purple flowers that grow along the last third of the stems. Blue mist spirea is in the mint family.Continue Reading
Blue mist spirea is best grown in well-drained soil and full sun. Growing this plant in shade produces fewer flowers. Blue mist spirea grows to a height of 3 to 5 feet and blooms all summer and into the fall. Once the flowers die, they become paper-like and turn a wheat color.
Bees, butterflies and hummingbirds love the flowers of the blue mist spirea. The fruit of the spirea is four globed with a seed in each section.Learn more about Outdoor Plants & Flowers