Little Bonnie™ Dwarf Spiraea

Spiraea x bumalda 'BL0601'

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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 Hardy to -30°F
Key Features Heat tolerant, winter/fall foliage color
Use Border, container, groundcover, mass planting
Exposure Full sun to part shade
Bloom Season Spring
Dimension 2-3' H x 3' W
Growth Rate Moderate to fast


Water As needed
Soil Type Wet garden soil
Fertilizer Early spring
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