Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Broadleaf deciduous, shrub; compact, to a height of only 1.5-2.5 ft (50-80 cm) and 1.25-1.5 ft (40-50 cm) wide. Leaves are dark green, ovate, 4-6 cm long and 3-4 cm wide, tip acuminate, margin toothed (dentate), and surfaces sparingly pubescent. Flowers are white and fragrant, about 4 cm across, 20 petals, 6 sepals and no stamens; usually 5 per cluster.
- Sun to shade.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 4 It was derived from [ P. virginalis ‘Virginal’ × P. ×lemoinei ‘Manteau d’Hermine (a dwarf)] × P. virginalis ‘Silva’, by the Plant Research Centre, Agricultural Canada, Ottawa (Svejda, F., HortScience 22:163(1987).