Itea (Sweetspire) Henry's Garnet

Rounded arching deciduous shrub with bright green finely toothed foliage that turns scarlet and Crimson in fall. Lightly fragrant white flowers are borne in June and July. Tolerant of sun, shade and moist conditions.

Height:   3-5′
Width:   2-3′
Zone:   5-9

Exposure  
Sun, Shade

Soil  
Average

Habit  
Rounded

Attributes  
Drought Tolerant, Erosion Control, Native, Naturalizing, Urban Tolerant, Wetland Plants

Wildlife Attracted  
Butterflies, Songbirds

Additional Features  
Deer resistant, Inedible fruit, Red Fall Color , Summer flowering