Botanical Name: Dirca palustris*
Common Name: Leatherwood
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Height: 5-8' Spread: 4-8' Habit/Form: Rounded Growth Rate: Slow Zone: 4-9
Cultural Requirements: Shade to part sun; thrives in cool, moist to wet soils high in organic matter; found in elevated flood plains; protect from wind.
Ornamental Characteristics Light green foliage; one of the first to leaf out in spring; clear yellow fall color
Use in the Landscape: Specimen for shade gardens and wet sites
* Native Shrub of the Midwest
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