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Pearl Bush

Exochorda x macrantha

'Pearl Bush' is a plant in the Exochorda genus with a scientific name of Exochorda x macrantha.

The pure white flowers of this shrub give rise to the name – The Bride – or the Pearl Bush. The opening flower buds resemble groups of pearls. Exochorda x macrantha The Bride, is an early summer flowering shrub that needs pruning at the correct time.1

It grows mainly as a Deciduous, which is as a plant that tends to shed its leaves annually. Keep in mind when planning your garden that Pearl Bush is known for growing to a shrubby habit.

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How to grow Pearl Bush

Keep in mind when planting that Pearl Bush is thought of as hardy, so this plant will grow or become dormant during the winter.

See our list of companion Plants for Pearl Bush to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

Growing Pearl Bush from seed

Transplanting Pearl Bush

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Pearl Bush is a hardy plant.

Common Pearl Bush problems

These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Pearl Bush plants:

Other names for Pearl Bush

Pearl Bush care instructions

How long does Pearl Bush take to grow?

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Popular varieties of Pearl Bush

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