A picture of a Bridal Wreath

Bridal Wreath

Spiraea prunifolia

Also known as

Bridal-Wreath Spiraea, Plum-Leaved Meadowsweet, Plum-Leaved Spiraea

Spiraea prunifolia for. simpliciflora by Dalgial (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Easy care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

4a-9b

USDA zone

-34°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2m

Max

2m

1m

Min

1m

10 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

More images of Bridal Wreath

Spiraea prunifolia var. simpliciflora 2014년 4월 9일 (13768093393)
A photo of Bridal Wreath
A photo of Bridal Wreath

Bridal Wreath Overview

This arching, deciduous shrub has ovate, toothed, glossy, bright green leaves which are downy underneath and turn yellow to red in autumn. Clusters of small, double, white flowers bloom along bare stems in spring.

Common problems with Bridal Wreath

Generally pest & disease free

    How to harvest Bridal Wreath

    Generally not harvested.

    How to propagate Bridal Wreath

    Cuttings

    Take softwood cuttings.

    Special features of Bridal Wreath

    Attractive flowers

    Autumn colour

    Other uses of Bridal Wreath

    This low maintenance plant will tolerate most soil types & can be used to cover banks and slopes as ell as suiting beds & borders of cottage/informal gardens.