Bridal wreath

Spiraea 'Arguta'

Bridal wreath - Spiraea  'Arguta'

Common Name: Bridal wreath
Genus: Spiraea
Cultivar: 'Arguta'

Category: Shrubs and Sub-shrubs
Growth Rate: Average

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 2.50 m (250 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 2.50 m (250 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: White
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: April & May

Soil Type: Normal/Loam or Clay/Heavy or Chalky/Alkaline
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

Gorgeous arching sprays of white flowers in mid and late spring and toothed bright green leaves. This popular deciduous shrub is ideal for a sunny well-drained shrub or mixed border. Relatively vigorous and easy to grow to guarantee an abundant foam-like display it must be pruned annually immediately after flowering.

  • Garden care: Immediately after flowering prune flowered shoots to strong buds. On mature specimens cut back between a quarter to a fifth of the old shoots to the base. to the base.

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