Andrew Bunting

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Assistant Director, Chicago Botanic Garden & Director, Plant Collections
Chicago Botanic Garden

abunting at chicagobotanic dot org

Potential Invaders: Do sterile cultivars of Spiraea japonica exist? (2018)

The Chicago Botanic Garden holds the Plant Collections Network, Nationally Accredited collection of Spiraea. Spiraea japonica is a widely used landscape shrub that has recently been showing up on invasive plant watch lists around the country. Our collection of Spiraea japonica contains over 60 cultivars. Fecundity is the ability of an organism to produce offspring. By...