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Exochorda giraldii var. wilsonii
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common name: Pearlbush
synonyms: Exochorda racemosa var. wilsonii, Exochorda giraldii 'Wilsonii'
growth rate: medium
growth habit: arching
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
main season: Spring
full sun, part shade
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
Upright and arching shrub with elliptic, light to mid-green leaves, pinkish tinged when young. Abundant upright racemes of white flowers, larger than the species, in late spring.
Fertile, moist, well drained soil in sun or light dappled shade. Dislikes very alkaline, chalky soils.
Prune immediately after flowering if needed.
From central China.