Clethra Alnifolia 'Sixteen Candles'

or Summersweet


Photo courtesy Prides Corner Farms

  • Nice scent
  • Native
  • Long Bloom time
Fragrant
Fragrant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Native
Native
Full Shade
Full Shade
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Summer
Summer



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Native selection

Likes acid soil

Can take sun or shade


Height: 6 ft
Spread: 5 ft
Price Level 1: $34.99 ea. ~#3
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 4
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Fragrant
  • Long Blooming
  • Native
  • Fall Color

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Foliage Color:

  • Dark Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained