Bridal wreath spireas can be pruned after flowering. Japanese and bumald spireas must be pruned in early spring for best flowering. Dead, broken and diseased branches can be removed at any time. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Trees & Bushes

The Vanhoutte spirea, or S. vanhouttei, commonly known as a bridal wreath spirea, is a flowering, deciduous shrub native to China, Canada and the United States. The Vanhoutte spirea is a hybrid cross between the Three-lo... More »

Dwarf spirea plants are shrubs that form spreading mounds that flower in summer and early fall. The color of the foliage and the flowers depends on the variety. The flowers range from pink, white and red, and the foliage... More »

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Prune spirea immediately after the spring bloom season, according to SFGate. Pruning can make some spirea varieties have a second bloom season. Spirea grows in USDA Hardiness Zones of 5 to 9. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Trees & Bushes

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Not enough sun, too much fertilizer, too much moisture and improper pruning are all reasons flowers may not appear on a lilac bush. These problems must be overcome before blooms will reappear. More » Home & Garden Gardening & Landscapes Trees & Bushes