Plant FinderPlant Finder Graphic
Spirea 'Bridal wreath'
Spirea 'Bridal wreath'

Click to Enlarge

Zone
Zones 1-11, 14-21, 32-43
Full SunPartial Sun
Full, Partial
Regular Water
Moderate

Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

Rosaceae
Deciduous, Shrubs

SPIRAEA

There are two distinct kinds of spireas: the bridal wreath type, with clusters of white flowers cascading down arching branches in spring or early summer; and the shrubby type, with pink, red, or white flowers clustered at branch ends in summer to fall. Blossoms on both types are usually single.

Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

From Japan. Compact, spreading bridal wreath spirea to 2–3 ft. tall, 3–5 ft.wide. Profusion of white flowers in late spring or early summer. Ovate to roundish, dark green leaves to 1 1/4 in. long; little autumn color.

You Might Also Like...

Aster novae-angliae

Native from Vermont to Alabama, west to North Dakota, Wyoming, and New Mexico. Stout-stemmed plant to ...

Spiraea thunbergii

From China, Japan. Showy, billowy, graceful bridal wreath species 3–6 ft. or taller, 6 ft. wide,...

Geranium macrorrhizum

From southern Europe. Grows to 8–10 in. high, spreading fast by underground rootstocks and flesh...

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

Find Your Sunset Climate Zone

View Maps Learn More

Advertisement