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Fothergilla gardenii

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Fothergilla gardenii - Dwarf Fothergilla

More About Fothergilla gardenii

  • Bottlebrush-like spikes of tiny, white flowers
  • Blue-green leaves turn yellow, orange, and red in the fall
  • Suckers produce colonies of stems
  • Bloom Time: May

Zone:

4

Height:

80-100 cm

Spread:

50-60 cm

Colour:

White
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Dwarf Fothergilla Growing and Maintenance Tips

This plant grows best in a slightly acidic, peaty soil in light shade. To promote next season's blooms, any pruning should be done soon after flowers are spent.


Fothergilla gardenii Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Fall Color
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Clumping
Upright
Rounded

Foliage Color

Blue
Green

Landscape uses

Hedge
Border/edging
Naturalizing
Specimen

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