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Comptonia peregrina - Sweetfern from Pleasant Run Nursery

Comptonia peregrina

Sweetfern

Sweetfern is a small but widely suckering shrub that energetically colonizes dry, acidic, sterile areas. Foliage is green and fragrant (it's in the Bayberry family), with a fern-like texture. The semi-evergreen leaves turn bronzy green in the winter.

Height

3 Feet

Spread

6 Feet

USDA Hardiness Zone

2
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop Future Crop Ready Date
16 Comptonia peregrina #2
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Deer Resistant
Fragrant - Foliage
Groundcover
Native
Semi-Evergreen
Soil Conditions
Average
Dry
Sandy
Exposure
Sun
Foliage Color
Green
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