- USDA Hardiness Zones 4-8
- Height 3-3.5 Feet Tall
- Spread 3-3.5 Feet Wide
- Light Requirement is Part Sun to Sun
New and improved! It gets its name from is graceful and romantic white flowering and its compact, rounded habit. The Wedding Cake Spirea fits perfectly into any yard. It is deer and rabbit resistant. The uses for this Spire are many!
The foliage is a green-blue and pairs perfectly with its crisp white blooms. Bloom season begins in late spring through early summer. The garden height of this Spirea is 36”-42” inches matched with a spread of 36”-42” inches. The Wedding Cake Spirea can be used in countless ways. Use for border planting and mass planting. It is great for screening and a gorgeous cut flower. Plant as a focal point in any landscape or garden. Being a very tolerant Spirea, it is a great choice in urban areas.
Wedding Cake Spirea Care
Care for the Wedding Cake Spirea is simple. It can be planted in full sun to part shade. This Spirea has average water needs and prefers soil that is well drained. The Wedding Cake Spirea can tolerate all soil types and various PH levels. Remove any dead wood in the spring. Regular pruning is not necessary, but may be trimmed to shape once bloom season has finished.
Wedding Cake Spirea Spacing
Spacing for the Wedding Cake Spirea should be 36” to 42” inches, center on center. Proper spacing is always important, and especially in situations of proximity planting. Correct spacing ensure your plant has room to flourish.
Spiraea nipponica 'SMNSNFD' Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4-8|
|Flower Color(s): White|
|Bloom Period: Spring/Summer|
|Foliage Color(s): Blue-Green|
|Exposure: Part Sun to Sun|
|Height: 3-3.5 Feet|
|Spread: 3-3.5 Feet|
|Spacing: 3-3.5 Feet|
|Blooms On: Old Wood|
|Shrub Type: Deciduous|
|Scientific Name: Spiraea nipponica 'SMNSNFD' USPP 28,096|
|Common Name: Wedding Cake® Spirea|
|Brand: Proven Winners®|
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 7-10 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
Winter to Early Spring
- Is it warm enough to plant in the customer’s growing zone?
- What areas does the plant has to travel through from our nursery to your home?
- Is the plant at the nursery ready to ship.
- The plants from the South will naturally be ready sooner than the plants from the North (If you have questions or concerns about when a plant will ship please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org)
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Fall into Winter
- We’ll ship all the way up to the end of the fall planting season!
- Get your order in now to reserve you plants for Spring planting!
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.