Sweet Pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia Vanilla Spice®)

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Vanilla Spice®
Cultivar name: 'Caleb'
General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Wet Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 3-6ft
Plant Spread: 3-6ft
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Other: Serrate, obovate, dark green leaves (to 4 long) turn a variable but generally attractive yellow/golden brown in fall.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Other: July to August
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Erosion control
Water gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Pollinators: Bees
Miscellaneous: Patent/Plant Breeders' Rights: PPAF Can. PBRAF

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