Little Bonnie™ Dwarf Spiraea

Little Bonnie™ Dwarf Spiraea

Spiraea x bumalda 'BL0601'

A great dwarf spiraea for the deep South, its blue-green foliage does not "burn out" like other spiraeas. Produces profuse lavender-pink spring blooms along with sporadic blooms throughout summer.

Bloom/Feature

Profuse lavender-pink blooms in spring

Plant Type

Shrubs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

-30°F

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Heat Tolerance, Winter / Fall Foliage Color

Flowering Season

Spring

Use

Border, Container, Groundcover, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

2-3' H x 3' W

Pruning

Deadhead year-round and trim back in fall

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in Full Sun to Part Shade
  • dig hole 3X the width of pot,
  • backfill and plant 1"-2" above soil level
  • water and add more soil if needed
  • mulch plants