White Flowers on Arching Branches
The Spiraea Vanhouttei, Spiraea x vanhouttei, has a foliage color of a dull bluish green. The flowers are white in April-May, borne in many flowered 1-2" diameter umbels. The lovely white flowers form on the branch tips, and they are produced before the fine textured leaves!
A newer version of the Bridal Wreath, Spiraea Vanhouttei is an outstanding deciduous shrub that matures to 6'-8' with a spread of 4'-6'.It grows rapidly and may be used as a screen, in groupings, for borders, or as a foundation plant.
It can be pruned to any size or left to grow into a mounding shrub.The branches arch to the ground and makes an open airy mounded habit that adds an architectural feature to the landscape. The foliage turns a purple in cooler weather.
Spiraea Vanvoutte is a durable and familiar shrub that is best grown in a sunny location and any good garden soil and prefers well-drained soil.
* White Flowers in Spring
* Blue Green Foliage
* May be pruned to any size
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Spiraea x vanhouttei|
|Mature Height||6 - 8 feet|
|Mature Spread||4 - 6 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Fall Color||Burgundy / Purple|