Has received the RHS Award of Garden Merit. (1993)
Common Name : pearlbush 'The Bride'Family : RosaceaeType : ShrubHabit : BushySpread : 1-1.5 metresFlower colour : WhiteFlowering from : Aprilto AprilFoliage : DeciduousFoliage colour : GreenHardiness: Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe -20° to -15°Sunlight : Full Sun / Part ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSoil : Acid / Neutral / AlkalineSeason of interest : Spring
Genus Exochorda are bushy deciduous shrubs with simple, pale green leaves and saucer-shaped, 5-petalled white flowers in terminal racemes in spring or summer.
Details ‘The Bride’ is a medium-sized, rounded deciduous shrub with arching branches bearing oblong, pale green leaves; flowers 3cm in width, white, in short racemes from late spring.