Birch-Leaved Spiraea

Spiraea betulifolia

Light Conditions: Sun to Shad
Soil Conditions: Dry to Moist
Exposure Conditions: Moderate
Size: 8-30" T & Spreading
Bloom Period: May - July
Bloom Colour: White
Growth Habit: Moderate to Aggressive
Spreads By: Rhizomes & Seed

Good For Small Spaces
Good For Large Spaces
Long Bloom Time


Attractive Seed Heads
Fall Color
Deer Resistant
Edible/Medicinal Properties

Seed Price: $4.00
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Plug Price: $4.50
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Birch Leaved Spirea in Bloom
Spiraea betulifolia (Birch-Leaved Spiraea) Spiraea betulifolia (Birch-Leaved Spiraea)

Description: This woody native is versatile and will grow happily in sun or shade and in moist to dry soils. Its creamy white blooms in late spring are landing pads for Butterflies and Bees love it. Birch-Leaved Spirea is great in large sunny flowerbeds or meadows and makes a fantastic understory plant.

Found in Nature: Shady wooded site to open sunny areas, moist to dry soils.

Distribution: Foothills to Subalpine

Important Information: The "Bloom Period" is an indicator of the time period within which the wildflowers will bloom and does not describe the time period that a single plant will bloom. The "Sizes" listed are intended to be a general guideline to consult during plant selection. Plant growth and bloom times will vary depending on geographical location & individual site conditions. Please contact us with any questions you may have.