Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet' HENRY'S RED VIRGINIA SWEETSPIRE
  • Itea virginica 'Henry's Garnet' HENRY'S RED VIRGINIA SWEETSPIRE

    3-4 ft. (Zone 5) Spreading semi-evergreen shrub with dark green leaves, turning a brilliant reddish-purple in fall.  Showy, white, fragrant flowers in horizontal clusters up to 6 in. long in summer.  Native to swamps in the eastern U.S., but grows in any garden soil.  Plant in sun or shade.