Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

Sweetspire


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farm

  • Explosion of pure white flowers in late June
  • Light fragrance
  • Lush deep green foliage spring and summer
  • Great red-purple foliage in the fall that may rival that of burning bush
  • Compact, slightly spreading variety
Fragrant
Fragrant
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Native
Native
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in sun or part sun.  Tolerates moist - dry soils making this a great choice for everyone!


Height: 3-4 ft
Spread: 5-6 ft
Price Level 1: $24.99 ea.~#2
Bloom Color: White
Zone: 5-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Great Foliage
  • Fall Color
  • Native
  • Fragrant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Purple
  • Green
  • Red

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Songbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Dry Soil
  • Average Water