Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Tolerates a wide range of soils. Prune after flowering.
This spirea cultivar is a dense, upright, compact, mounded deciduous shrub which typically grows to 2-4' tall with a similar spread. Profuse white flowers in small corymbs cover the arching stems of this plant in late spring. Flowers and leaves all appear on the same side of the arching branches. Flowers are attractive to butterflies. Narrow, dark blue-green foliage. A Royal Horticutural Society of Great Britain Award of Garden Merit plant.
No serious insect or disease problems. Susceptible to many of the diseases and insects that attack other members of the rose family, including leaf spots, fireblight, powdery mildew, rots, aphids, leaf roller and scale.
Effective in borders, foundation plantings or hedges.