Clethra alnifolia 'Hummingbird'

Hummingbird Summersweet


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Profuse fragrant white flowers
  • Foliage adds fall interest
  • Selection of a native plant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Native
Native
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Water's Edge / Bog Plant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Shade
Full Shade
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Tolerates moist or shady conditions

Dense compact selection


Height: 3-4 ft
Spread: 3-4 ft
Price Level 1: $34.99 ea.~#3
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 5-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Fragrant
  • Native
  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Naturalizing

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Wet Soil/Wetlands
  • Moist, Well-Drained