Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun
Water regularly - prefers constantly moist soil.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing to 20 ft. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Early summer flowers, followed by blue-black fruit in fall|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Border, Mass Planting, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Hillside, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Filtered sun, Partial shade, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Fall Color, North American Native Selection, Ornamental Berries, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Bird Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - prefers constantly moist soil.|
|Companion Plants||Viburnum (Viburnum); Hydrangea (Hydrangea); Carpet Bugle (Ajuga reptens); Lilyturf (Liriope); Virginia Creeper (Parthenocissus quinquefolia)|
Prefers well-drained, acidic soil with consistent moisture in a partially shaded site. Provide shelter from harsh winds. Water deeply at regular intervals during the first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Mulch to keep roots cool, keeping mulch away from crown.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8