First Snow® Japanese Clethra
Clethra barbinervis 'Takeda Nishiki'
Extraordinary variegated foliage cloaks this superb upright shrub or small tree. Pendulous racemes of lightly fragrant flowers appear in mid to late summer. Persistent dark brown seed capsules and distinctive, polished tri-colored bark on mature plants provides cool-season interest. Deciduous.
Water NeedsRequires regular watering- weekly or more often in extreme heat.
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