Summersweet 'Hummingbird' Clethera

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Clethera alnifolia Hummingbird

Compact and upright shape with dark green foliage.

This is a versatile, site-tolerant plant that is good for borders, foundation plantings, low hedges and mass plantings.

They can tolerate wet conditions.        White Flowers in the Summertime.  

Photos courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina (336) 857-2131
Ornamental Characteristics
Category Flowering Shrub
Foliage Type Deciduous
Height 4' - 6'
Spread 1' - 4'
Shape Upright & Spreading
Primary Foliage Color Dark Green
Seasonal Foliage Color Yellow
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color White
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Fast
Sun Preferences Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences Average: Ensure the planting area is prepared for good drainage.  Poor drainage areas may result in 'root rot'.
Cold Hardiness Zone 3 to 9