Plant Base Online (beta)

botanical name:
Exochorda giraldii
Exochorda giraldii © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Pearlbush
family:  Rosaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: light green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: brown
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Arching shrub with long, elliptic leaves that pinkish-green when young then pale green with red veins and stalks. Abundant upright racemes of small, white flowers in late spring.

cultivation:
Fertile, moist, well drained soil in sun or light dappled shade. Dislikes very alkaline, chalky soils.
Prune immediately after flowering if needed.

other notes:
From north-western China.
Deeproot tree logo

You can also install Plant Base on your computer:

  • self contained application
  • more features
  • update and add records
  • larger and higher quality pictures
  • fast and efficient
  • always available, no connection needed
  • Windows, Mac and Android

details ...