310 Commerical Street

Rockport, ME 04856


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Summer Sweet / Sweet Pepper Bush

Summer Sweet / Sweet Pepper Bush

Clethra alnifolia

Summer sweet is a vase-shaped deciduous shrub, which features fluffy, bottle brush-like, 3-6″ spikes of extremely fragrant white flowers that are an extremely important nectar source in summer. Glossy, dark green leaves turn a rich yellow in autumn. Native plant commonly founded in moist woodlands. Used as accent, foundation or shrub border; good plant for heavily shaded or wet areas.

  • »  Vase-shaped
  • »  Fluffy, bottle brush-like, flowers
  • »  Fragrant white flowers
  • »  Glossy green foliage
  • »  Yellow fall foliage
  • »  Native
  • »  Great accent, foundation or shrub border
Plant Height: 5-7 feet
Plant Spread: 5-6 feet

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