Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Fast growth in youth, ages to moderate growth rate. Rounded habit.Mature Height - 10-20'Mature Width - 4-10'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - The slightly fragrant, white, 0.3" diameter flowers are borne in 4-6" long, terminal, racemose panicles from July to August on current season's growth.Fruit - Small capsules born in long terminal spikes, turn brown in fall.Leaf - The leaves are dark green, arranged alternately. Tend to be clustered at the end of the branch, presenting a whorled appearance.Fall Color - Bronze red to maroon, usually not showy.Bark - Good looking bark, smooth gray to brown, sometimes exfoliating.Other Features - Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Moist, organic-laden, drained soils in partial shade. Zone 5. Avoid hot, dry sites.Native Habitat - Native to JapanDiseases and Insects - Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Clethra.- Other plants of the family Clethraceae.- Other plants of the genus Clethra.- Other plants of the species Clethra barbinervis.