Clethra alnifolia 'Vanilla Spice'

Summersweet


Photo courtesy of Proven Winners

  • Long 4-6 inch flowers with a spicy fragrance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
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:

Plant in part shade or moist areas

Butterfly magnet

Looks great in groups


Height: 3-6 ft
Spread: 3-6 ft
Price Level 1: $25.99 ea.~#2
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 4-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Water's Edge / Bog Plant
  • Native
  • 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

Soil Moisture:

  • Wet Soil/Wetlands
  • Moist, Well-Drained