A picture of a Weeping Bride's Bush

Weeping Bride's Bush

Pavetta lanceolata

Also known as

Forest Bride's Bush, Bridal Bush, Christmas Bush

Full Sun
Easy care


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Weeping Bride's Bush

Bacterial nodes
Insects visiting the flowers

Weeping Bride's Bush Overview

In full flower, Pavetta lanceolata looks like a bride adorned in pure white, full of expectation and hope for a long and happy life, hence the common name. The alternative common name is also apt as these bushes are in full flower during Christmas time.

Special features of Weeping Bride's Bush

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies

Drought resistant

Attractive flowers

Wind break

Hedge plant