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Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

More About Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound'

  • White florets in clusters along the branches
  • Leaves emerge blue-green, changing to green, then yellow to red and pink in the fall
  • Arching, vase-shaped habit
  • Bloom Time: Spring

Zone:

4

Height:

100-125 cm

Spread:

80-100 cm

Colour:

White
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Snowmound Spirea Growing and Maintenance Tips

Flowers are profuse on previous year's growth so any pruning for size or shape should be done soon after flowering. Tolerates many soils and conditions, however, it does not like wet feet.


Spiraea nipponica 'Snowmound' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Salt Tolerant
Salt Tolerant

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Deciduous
Fall Color

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)

Landscape uses

Hedge
Specimen
Foundation planting