Chartreuse golden fragrant foliage. Hot yellow fall foliage with red stems. Small fragrant summer flowers - which make it deer-resistant.
Best planted in afternoon shade. Root system prefers to stay moist, not wet. Medium size shrub maturing 6 ft. tall 4 ft. wide. Hardy zones: 7a-9b
Dehiscent seed follicles, arranged in whorls, have a star-like appearance.