Tried and True Native Plant Selections for the Mid-Atlantic
Fragrant, showy four-inch spires of white blossoms fall from arching stems in late spring. In autumn, the leaves of Virginia Sweetspire turn a vibrant red to orange. This native* favorite has graceful open growth habit and performs best in partial shade with moist soil.
Print Version: Itea virginica, Virginia Sweetspire
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