'Niagara', a hybrid cultivation of Exochorda racemosa and macrantha 'The Bride', is denser than The Bride, well branched, with a more shrub-like shape, less arched.
It is also more floriferous and offers numerous clusters of small white flowers in April - May.
Very hardy. Once it is well settled, it tolerates drought.
'Niagara' is well suited for smaller areas and can be grown in a pot.
Prune after flowering.
Best new variety prize at Plantion 2011 (EDE)
SILVER medal awarded by Trials Committee of RHBS (Boskoop - Netherlands)