ITEA virginica ‘Henry’s Garnet’

This cultivar is more compact with flower racemes larger than the species in late June. The dark green leathery foliage turns a dark maroon and holds good color late into fall. Tolerates moist soils. Useful as specimen or for massing. Selected from an eastern native.

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ITEA virginica ‘Henry’s Garnet’ – Henry’s Garnet Sweetspire

ITEA virginica ‘Henry’s Garnet’ – This cultivar is more compact with flower racemes larger than the species in late June. The dark green leathery foliage turns a dark maroon and holds good color late into fall. Tolerates moist soils. Useful as specimen or for massing. Selected from an eastern native.

Height: 3-4′        Spread: 4-5′         Zone: 5