Spiraea x bumalda | Bumald Spirea

(Spiraea japonica 'Bumalda')

This Spirea is sold under a couple of different names, including Spiraea japonica 'Bumalda'. It is an attractive, dense, low-growing shrub with masses of flower clusters in late spring and summer. Accepts some shade but foliage may not be as brightly colored. Prune spent flowers to extend the bloom season. Canopy coverage: 14 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -20F

Growth Rate: slow

Height: 3 feet high

Width: 4 feet wide


Foliage Color: green, yellow

Flower Color: white, pink

Flower Season: spring, summer