Clethra alnifolia ‘Hummingbird’

Hummingbird Summersweet

Dwarf form of a trouble-free native shrub. July to August blooms are fragrant and long-lasting. The shiny dark green foliage turns yellow to gold in the fall. Does well in shade or wet soils. It has performed well in many locations. Use in a shrub border, a naturalized area, or in wet areas such as along a stream bank.

  • Common Name: Hummingbird Summersweet
  • Height: 3' tall
  • Spread: 3' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 3 - 9