Connecticut Plants

This is a woody shrub. The species now encompasses plants formerly known as Spiraea latifolia.

  • Synonyms: Spiraea latifolia
  • Family: rose (Rosaceae)
  • Habitat: damp meadows
  • Height: 2-5 feet
  • Flower size: 1/4 inch across
  • Flower color: white or pale pink
  • Flowering time: June to September
  • Origin: native
Spiraea alba Du Roi