Bridal Wreath Spirea

Spiraea prunifolia

Size

Height - 3 feet

Width - 3 feet

Sun

Full sun

Plant Type

Adapted shrub

Other common names

Popcorn Spirea,
Shoe Button Spirea, Bridalwreath

BLOOMING
MONTHS

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Save Water   Low water required
 
More Color   White flowers in spring; bright yellow and red fall foliage
 
 
Attract Wildlife   Flowers attract bees and butterflies
 
Reduce Maintenance   Trim spent blooms to encourage second bloom
 
Texas Tough    Prefers moisture but will live through a Texas drought

Interesting Facts

Plant name comes from the heavily flowered branches, which brides would sometimes twine in their hair.  Also has bold yellow and red foliage in the fall.

Bridal Wreath Spirea in Frisco