Common Name: Thunberg Spiraea
Botanical Name: Spiraea thunbergii
Plant Type: Shrub
Plant Size: 3-5 feet
Typical Bloom Time: March to April
The Thunberg spiraea is a small, long-lived shrub with thin, flexible stems. Its flowers are white and bloom in early spring and late fall, and they cover the entire stem. The alternating, deciduous leaves are a refreshing bright green. In Conservatory Garden, you can spot this bloom in the Central Garden, North Garden and Woodland Slope.
Park LocationsConservatory Garden
East side from 104th to 106th Street