Pearl Bush Seeds - Heirloom Untreated NON-GMO From Canada

Pearl Bush Seeds

(Exochorda racemosa) Zones 4 - 8. Deciduous, flowering shrub.

Pearl Bush is a wonderful, non-traditional flowering shrub will wow you year, after year with its delicate white flowers. As you can see, flower buds begin as tiny, pearl-like balls (They remind us of mini peonies, before they open.) Beginning in early Spring, this little balls open up into thousands of five-petaled flowers that provide early food for many hungry pollinators. 

Pearl Bush bush grows best in loamy, acidic soil and can do well in both full-sun and lightly shaded areas. 


Cold Hardiness: Zones 4 - 8

Edible: No

SizeMedium Shrub

Growth RateMedium 

Nitrogen Fixer: No

Native Plant: No

Germination: 80 - 90%

Sun Requirements: Full Sun - partial shade

Soil Preference: Prefers, moist well draining, acidic soil. Protect from wind. Roots like to be cool, so mulch for Summer.



For best results, sow seeds outdoors in Fall.  If sowing indoors…

SEED PRETREATMENT: Soak seeds in water for 24 hours. Mix seeds with a moistened grow medium equal to 3-4 times seed volume. Place in a plastic bag, covered tray/cells or container.

STRATIFICATION: 90 days cold/moist (5°C). Place plastic bag with seeds and soil in your refrigerator, preferably in a veggie crisper. Inspect periodically for even moisture.

POST-STRATIFICATION: Sow stratified seeds 1/4” deep, ideally in a peat/perlite mix. Water evenly and regularly.

GERMINATION: When all previously mentioned requirements are fulfilled, germination generally occurs in 30 days.

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Available direct from Incredible Seeds, a Canadian Heirloom and Heritage Seed Company, offering only the best natural, non-GMO, open pollinated and untreated seeds, located in Mi'kma'ki / Nova Scotia. 
  • $7.99

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