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deut·zi·a

 (do͞ot′sē-ə, dyo͞ot′-)
n.
Any of various shrubs of the genus Deutzia, cultivated for their clusters of white or pinkish flowers.

[After Jan van der Deutz, 18th-century Dutch patron of botany.]

deutzia

(ˈdjuːtsɪə)
n
(Plants) any saxifragaceous shrub of the genus Deutzia: cultivated for their clusters of white or pink spring-blooming flowers
[C19: New Latin, named after Jean Deutz, 18th-century Dutch patron of botany]

deut•zi•a

(ˈdut si ə, ˈdyut-, ˈdɔɪt-)

n., pl. -zi•as.
any of various small shrubs of the genus Deutzia, of the saxifrage family, having white or pink flowers.
[< New Latin (1781), after Jean Deutz, 18th-century Dutch botanical patron; see -ia]
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Noun1.deutzia - any of various shrubs of the genus Deutzia having usually toothed opposite leaves and shredding bark and white or pink flowers in loose terminal clustersdeutzia - any of various shrubs of the genus Deutzia having usually toothed opposite leaves and shredding bark and white or pink flowers in loose terminal clusters
hydrangea - any of various deciduous or evergreen shrubs of the genus Hydrangea
genus Deutzia - genus of ornamental mostly deciduous shrubs native to Asia and Central America; widespread in cultivation; sometimes placed in family Saxifragaceae
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I have in mind Deutzia magnifica, Weigela, Philaldelphus "Snow Velvet", Escallonia macrantha, Hypericum, Spiraea and Ruscus; I can see them from where I type.
PLANT OF THE DEUTZIA 'RASPBERRY Deutzia are easily maintained hardy shrubs that add so much colour to the summer garden.
Early summer-flowering shrubs such as deutzia, philadelphus and weigela can also be pruned after flowering, or if they're outgrowing their allotted space.
Stunning spring blossom can be provided for a few weeks by trees such as crab apples and cherries, plus shrubs including lilac and deutzia.
Hall, for example, came in 1862: The double form of Deutzia crenata, Hydrangea paniculata grandiflora, Magnolia stellata and M.
? Prune shrubs, including chaenomeles, deutzia, spiraea, and philadelphus, as soon as they have finished flowering.
Most of them are early-flowering, like forsythia, but some may flower in early summer, including weigela, philadelphus and deutzia.
Most of them are early-flowering, like forsythia, but some may flower in early summer, including weigela, philadelphus and deutzia. It's easy to overlook this but it makes a vast amount of difference to the shrub's performance the following year and it's fairly straightforward.
Easy-to-root plants include lavatera, helianthemum, choisya, deutzia, escallonia, hebe, hydrangea, lavender, philadelphus and weigela, as well as fuchsia and olearia.
The effect of benzyladenine (BA) at different concentrations on shoot multiplication rate was recorded on Eucalyputs tereticornis (Rao, 1988; Das and Mitra, 1990); on Quercus lobata (Johnson and Walker, 1990); on Stlingia latifolia (Bunn and Dixon, 1992); on Ruscus hypoglossum (Abou Dahab et al., 2005); and on Deutzia scabra (Sayed and Gabr, 2007).
The dominant understory shrubs include Corylus mandshurica, Deutzia spp., Lonicera spp., Syringa amurensis, and Acanthopanas senticosus.