Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - SlowMature Height - 2-6'Mature Width - 2-3'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - White, fragrant, apetalous, look like small bottlebrushes. Lasts 10-14 days, April to early May.Fruit - 2-valved capsule, not showy, with 2 shining black seeds.Leaf - Fall Color - Brilliant yellow to orange to scarlet, often on same leaf, color develops late.Bark - Other Features - Foundation plantings, good summer foliage, outstanding fall color.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Requires acid, peaty, sandy loam. Partial shade to full sun, good drainage.Native Habitat - Coastal plain species, edge of ponds or bogs. Introduced 1765.Diseases and Insects - Trouble free.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Fothergilla.- Other plants of the family Hamamelidaceae.- Other plants of the genus Fothergilla.- Other plants of the species Fothergilla gardenii.