'Henry's Garnet' Sweetspire

Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

Selection made from the native Virginian Sweetspire, fragrant white spikes cover almost the entire plant, garnet red/purple foliage persists throughout autumn.

Sunlight Exposure:Full SunPart SunFull Shade
Plant Attributes:Deer ResistantDrought TolerantGood For Wet SpotsSalt TolerantU.S. Native
Attracts:Bee

Plant Type(s): Flowering Shrub

Color(s): Autumn, White

  • Plant Height: 72" - 96"
  • Plant Width: 72" - 96"
  • Hardy Zones: 5 - 8

Spring/Summer Care: Prune within 30 days after flowering.

Autumn/Winter Care: No pruning or maintenance needed.

Fertilizer Needs: Apply a slow-release acidic fertilizer in early spring.

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'Henry's Garnet' Sweetspire
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