Fothergillia Mount Airy – Fothergilla gardenii
Deciduous shrub native to the Southeastern US. Compact and slow-growing, with a dense, mounded, upright-spreading habit which typically grows 2-3’ tall.
Height: 2-3’ / Spread: 2-4’
Flower: white / Bloom time: April to May. Grown for showy spring flowers, summer foliage, and superior fall color.
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Perfers moist, acidic, organically rich soils which have good drainage. Best flowers in full sun.