Little Henry® – Sweetspire – Itea virginica
Proven Winners – Little Henry® – Sweetspire – Itea virginica white plant details, information and resources. I bought 2 Itea quart-size in 2015 when we first moved to our house, located on a windy mountain, zone 6, and on heavy, wet Virginia clay.
Sweetspire is a versatile plant in the landscape. It is an excellent substitute for burning bush where a smaller or more pest resistant plant is needed. Mass plantings can be used as a high ground cover or shrub bank. Because of its suckering habit, sweetspire is
The Most Popular Drought-Tolerant Shrubs
Once mature, Virginia sweetspire (Itea virginica) is a fairly drought-tolerant shrub. Although this bush is named for the “spire” of white flowers it bears in spring; many gardeners grow it solely for its fall foliage color. As such, consider it as an alternative to burning
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17 Blooming Bushes That Attract Butterflies
· Virginia Sweetspire Itea virginica Zones 5 to 9 Another North American native that loves wet soil, Virginia sweetspire boasts drooping spires of tiny white flowers that open from base to tip over days or weeks. For best flowering, give it full sun for at least part of the
Chimonanthus: Wintersweet for fragrant winter flowers in containers and gardens in Portland, Vancouver, Lake Oswego. Wintersweet flowers are an unexpected delight. The Chimonanthus spends most of the year unnoticed and minding its own business, but when January rolls around, it lets loose a barrage of flowers that are delicate in appearance but which arguably carry the best scent of any …
Sarcococca: Sweet Box
Sarcococca confusa: Christmas Box Sweet smelling flowers are enough to make us love a plant forever, but Sarcococca keeps on giving. It’s dark, glossy, evergreen leaves, bird-attracting berries, comfort in shady gardens (even in dry shade!) and pest-free nature
All About Growing Mount Airy Dwarf Fothergilla Shrubs
Features of This Bush The ‘Mount Airy’ dwarf fothergilla shrub has an upright growth habit and reaches 3 to 5 feet in height, with a similar width. In spring, this shrub is tipped with white flowers (1 to 3 inches long) that have the appearance of little bottlebrushes, which is why “bottlebrush” is another common name for the shrub.
Winter Pruning Guide for Trees and Shrubs
I have a bush/tree that blooms small pretty purple flowers. It can be cut into a bush or trim bottom limbs and it grows into a tree. We had our first freeze about a week ago and it really froze the it. The trunk and limbs look ok. The blooms are at the top of the limb
Tall Shrubs For Shady Yards
HGTV.com showcases shrubs for shade and part shade, including camellia, hydrangea, mountain laurel, boxwood and doublefile viburnum. Count on shrubs to add height to planting areas in the shade. This collection of shade-loving shrubs includes heirloom
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9 fragrant shrubs for Houston gardens
Virginia sweetspire Showy, fragrant spires of white flowers appear in midspring and bloom into June; in the fall, the leaves turn purple and red. Itea virginica spreads relatively quickly, but it