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Mount Airy Dwarf Fothergilla - Witch Alder
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Mount Airy Dwarf Fothergilla - Witch Alder

Hamamelidaceae Fothergilla Mt. Airy

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Grows InZone 5A · -20° to -15° F through Zone 9B · 25° to 30° F
Grows in Cambridge! (Learn More)
Sun ExposureFull / Mostly Sun, Full / Mostly Shade, Morning Sun / Evening Shade, Morning Shade / Evening Sun, Dappled Light / Filtered Sun
Soil DrainageWell Drained, Moderately Drained, Poorly Drained
Resistent ToDeer Resistant, Insect, Disease, Heat
Flower ColorWhite
BloomsSpring Blooms
Foliage ColorBlue Green, Blue, Dark Green
Average Height5' to 6', 4' to 5'
Average Width3' to 4', 4' to 6'
AttractsVisual Attention
FragrancesFragrant Flowers
Additional Information About Mount Airy Dwarf Fothergilla - Witch Alder

More about Mount Airy Fothergilla...

Noteworthy Characteristics

Mount Airy Fothergilla, often abbreviated as "Mt. Airy," is noted for it's profuse spring flowering, excellent summer foliage, excellent fall color, and consistently upright habit. Terminal, bottlebrush-like spikes of tiny fragrant, apetulous, white flowers bloom in Spring. The flowers have a wonderful honey scented fragrance. Leathery leaves, 2"-4" long are dark green above a bluish gray beneath. The foliage turns to magnificent shades of yellow, orange and red-purple in Fall.                                          

Uses                          

Group or mass in shrub borders, foundation plantings, native plantings, flowering shrub borders, natural hedge, home foundation plantings, cottgae gardens, or just about anywhere in the garden that gets 3-4 hours or more of direct sun each day.

Culture & Care Tips

Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, acidic, organically rich soilswhich have good drainage. Good shade tolerance. May spread by root suckers if suckers are not promptly removed. 

 


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