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Itea virginica Henry's Garnet

Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

Sweetspire

'Henry's Garnet' Sweetspire has fragrant white flowers in June and burgundy-scarlet fall foliage. Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet' was named by the Scott Arboretum after Mary Henry. Per Bruce Crawford of The Rutgers Gardens, this is the most cold tolerant of all the Iteas.  It is also wet site tolerant.

Height

5 Feet

Spread

5 Feet

Bloom Color

White

USDA Hardiness Zone

5
Current Availability
Qty Avail Description Future Crop
107 Itea virginica Henry's Garnet #3 15-18" (white)
Characteristics & Attributes
Attributes
Deer Resistant
Erosion Control
Fall Color - Attractive
Fragrant - Flower
Full Shade
Native
Soil Conditions
Average
Moist
Bloom Time
Summer
Exposure
Full Shade
Partial Shade/Shade Tolerant
Sun
Special Recognition
PHS Gold Medal Plant
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators
Tolerance
Clay Soil Tolerant
Wet Site Tolerant
Foliage Color
Green
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