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EXOCHORDA x macrantha 'The Bride'

Commonly known as Pearl bush

White flowers on stiff stems
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EXOCHORDA x macrantha 'The Bride'

 
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  • Deciduous
    light to mid-green leaves to 7cm (3in) long.
  • White
  • Height
    2m (6½ft)
  • Spread
    3m (10ft)
  • Medium shrub Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height
    Compact, arching, mound-forming shrub.
  • Hardy - very cold winter Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe. Plant can possibly withstand temperatures down to -20°C (-4°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
    Light, dappled shade.
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin
    Asia, China.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Flower Shape
    Racemes - racemes of 6-10 flowers to 3cm (1¼in) across
  • Single - Row of petals round conspicuous stamens - no more than 8 petals
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Leaf margin
    Entire see photos above
  • Leaf shape
    Obovate see photos above
  • Pruning group
    Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Seasonal Interest
    Spring
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Acid / ericaceous loving
  • Fertile moist well-drained soil
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Exochorda - Growing Guide
2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  3m (10ft)
 

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