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Genus: Deutzia

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Order: Cornales > Family: Hydrangeaceae

About 60 species, native to Asia, Europe and Central America, but with the highest diversity in China. Three species and two hybrids are cultivated in southern Africa.

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Deutzia gracilis

Native to Japan.


Deutzia grandiflora

Native to northern China.


Deutzia scabra

Native to Japan.


Deutzia x carnea


Deutzia x magnifica




  • Glen, H.F. 2002. Cultivated Plants of Southern Africa. Jacana, Johannesburg.


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