Ruby Spice Summersweet Clethra
Botanical Name: Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice'
Common Name: Ruby Spice Summersweet Clethra
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Height: 4-6' Spread: 4-6' Habit/Form: Oval to rounded Growth Rate: Slow/Medium
Cultural Requirements: Sun to shade; prefers moist (to wet) acidic soil high in organic matter; salt tolerant
Ornamental Characteristics: Rose pink flowers in late summer; dark green foliage that turns gold-brown in autumn.
Uses in the Landscape: Specimen, shrub borders or in groups.