Clethra a. Hummingbird

Summersweet

  • Dwarf form shrub
  • Glossy foliage, fragrant flowers
  • Attracts butterflies, hummingbirds and other pollinators
  • Perfect for shady borders
  • Gold Medal Plant Award. P.A.
Height: 2-3 Feet
Spread: 2-3 Feet
Zone: 3 - 9
Color: White

Interesting Notes about Summersweet:

Fragrant white flowers early summer. Glossy dark green foliage and a dense, mounding habit. Native. Gold Medal Plant Award, P.A. 


Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Humming-birds

Attributes:

  • Fragrant
  • Border or Bed
  • Mass Planting
  • Container
  • Great Foliage
  • No Deadheading

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Spring

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Average Water