Light: full sun to part sun
Water: somewhat drought tolerant when established, not for wet soils
Soil: average garden soil, responds well to fertilizer
Approximately seventy species of Spirea grow naturally around the world in the northern hemisphere. A
few species are grown in gardens. Bumald’s spirea is a hybrid of Spirea
albiflora and S. japonica. Flowers
are white or pink in rounded clusters at the ends of the stems.