Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - MediumMature Height - 15'Mature Width - 9-10'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Perfect, white, 5-petaled, 2" across, odorless. Borne 6-10 together in 3-5" long racemes at ends of short lateral stems from branches of previous year. Late March to early April.Fruit - Broad turbinate, 5-valved, dehiscent, 0.33" wide capsule, ripens October and persisting, green to yellow brown, then brown.Leaf - Fall Color - NoneBark - Old branches develop scaly bark of gray, brown, or orange-brown, rather attractive.Other Features - Thrives with neglect. Spectacular flower but soon fades.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Transplant early spring, prefers well drained, acid, loamy soil, full sun to partial shade, prune after flowering, pH adaptable.Native Habitat - Eastern China. Introduced 1949.Diseases and Insects - None seriousStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Pearlbush.- Other plants of the family Rosaceae.- Other plants of the genus Exochorda.- Other plants of the species Exochorda racemosa.