Lindera benzoin

Spicebush


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Native
  • Oval and upright habit
  • Tiny, yellow-green flowers attracts bees and butterflies
  • Red berries attract birds
  • Showy yellow foliage color in fall
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Native
Native
Full Shade
Full Shade
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Spring
Spring



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow in almost any setting

Fast growing shrub

Great for moist and/or shady area

More sun yeilds better form and berries


Height: 6-10 ft
Spread: 6-10 ft
Price Level 1: $34.99~#2
Bloom Color: Yellow
Zone: 4-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Mass Planting
  • Naturalizing
  • Fast Growing
  • Fall Color
  • Native

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Yellow
  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Fall
  • Spring Bloomer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Songbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Wet Soil/Wetlands
  • Dry Soil
  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Average Water