Fothergilla major ‘Mount Airy’

Mount Airy Fothergilla

Vigorous, upright shrub has fragrant white "bottle brush" type flowers in early spring. Fall color is a spectacular blend of red, orange, and yellow. Prefers full sun to part shade in average, well-drained soil. Discovered by Michael Dirr at the Mt. Airy Arboretum.

  • Common Name: Mount Airy Fothergilla
  • Height: 5' tall
  • Spread: 4' wide
  • Type: Deciduous
  • Zone: 5 - 8