Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist'
Suitable Substitutions for Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist'
More About Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist'
- Bottlebrush-like spikes of tiny, white, fragrant flowers
- Flowers appear just before the leaves and persist for several weeks
- Leathery, blue-green leaves turn yellow, orange, and red in the fall
- Suckers produce colonies of stems
- Bloom Time: April to May
Blue Mist Fothergilla Growing and Maintenance Tips
This plant grows best in a slightly acidic, peaty soil, in sun or light shade. To promote next season's flowering, any pruning should be done soon after blooming. To keep the colonies under control, suckers can be removed any time of year.
Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist' Characteristics
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils