Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

Family: Rosaceae

Plant type Shrub
Height 6 to 8 feet
Spread 6 to 8 feet
Habit Bushy
Foliage Deciduous
Growth rate Moderate
Interests Flowers
Uses Borders
Skill level Beginner
Maintenance Slight
Hardiness 5
Heat zone
Sun Full sun to part shade
Moisture Dry to moist
Soil type Slightly acid to slightly lime
Soil fertility Moderate
Water consumption Moderate
Site Sheltered to average
Flower colour White
Flower season Mid spring to late spring
Flower size Small
Foliage colour Green
Fruit colour
Edible parts
Harvest time

Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound' is a deciduous shrub grown for its generous displays of white flowers borne above arching stems during spring.

Spiraeas are happy in most soils except thin chalk and will grow in sun or light shade. Pruning out some older stems after flowering.

Task Calendar

Mid-summer Prune out some old stems to the base


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