Common Name: White Meadowsweet
Latin Name: Spiraea alba
Type: Small Shrub
Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade
Tolerances: Drought, Compaction, Juglones
Description: Small, upright shrub with purplish-gray peeling bark. The cone-shaped flower clusters form small seeds that are eaten by birds like Carolina Wrens and American Tree Sparrows throughout the fall and winter.
Planting Notes: Prefers moist soils.