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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 8-25 feet (2.4-7.6 meters)
Plant Spread: 6-15 feet (1.8-4.6 meters)
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Dehiscent
Flowers: Showy
Blooms on new wood
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Patio/Ornamental/Small Tree
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Pollution
Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Bees


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Posted by Mindy03 (Delta KY) on May 11, 2012 5:37 PM

Honey bees get nectar and pollen from this plant.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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