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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 6-8 feet
Plant Spread: 4-6 feet
Leaves: Good fall color
Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Edible Parts: Fruit
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem


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