Pearl Bush, Common Pearlbrush, Pearlbush Exochorda racemosa
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Pearl Bush, Common Pearlbrush, Pearlbush
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EXOCHORDA racemosa capsules
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Growing Info, follow in order:
Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
cold stratify for 90 days.
Sow seed 1/4" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* Native to China, common pearlbush is a loose, upright, early-blooming, deciduous shrub with a broad rounded shape. It typically matures to 10-15’ tall and as wide. The flower buds resemble white pearls, hence the common name.
* Although floriferous and attractive in early spring, it basically plods though the rest of the growing season as a somewhat nondescript shrub. more...
* Medium green leaves, of loose upright habit; "spectacular in flower...does extremely well in Southeast" (Dirr); flower buds pearllike; 11/2" flowers, not long-lasting, in pendulous panicles at branch tips; tough and adaptable; full sun or part shade; native to eastern China.