Choose a country to see content specific to your location

A picture of a Holodiscus

Holodiscus

Holodiscus spp.

Holodiscus discolor 3007 by (talk) (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Holodiscus

Holodiscus dumosus1
A photo of Holodiscus

Holodiscus Overview

A small genus containing 2 accepted species of dioecious Summer-flowering shrubs in the Rosaceae family native to the Western parts of the Americas from Canada to Bolivia. They are cultivated for their fast growth, arching habit and pendulous sprays of small creamy-white flowers. They are fully hardy and can tolerate a range of conditions.

How to propagate Holodiscus

Cuttings

Softwood cuttings and seeds in summer.

Seed

Other uses of Holodiscus

Grown for their flowers in summer.

Summer Flowering Shrubs

Shrubs that give you structure and summer flowers.

A photo of Abelia 'Edward Goucher'

Abelia 'Edward Goucher'

Linnaea 'Edward Goucher'

Explore all