'Ruby Spice' Pink Summersweet

Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'

Spikes of deep pink and blush tones, sweet fragrance, the best pink cultivar available, the color does not fade as other pinks do.

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

Plant Type(s): Flowering Shrub

Color(s): Pink

  • Plant Height: 4’ - 6’
  • Plant Width: 4’ - 6’
  • Hardy Zones: 3 - 9

Spring/Summer Care: No maintenance needed.

Autumn/Winter Care: Prune late winter if needed, but most are best if kept natural.

Fertilizer Needs: Apply an organic-based acidic fertilizer in early spring and again in early summer.

'Ruby Spice' Pink Summersweet
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