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Lyonia lucida/Fetterbush

Lyonia lucida / Lyonia lucida
Flowers and foliage
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Flowers and foliage


Small drooping pinkish bell-shaped flowers and foliage

Dwarf spreading form

Draping stems of fetterbush


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Scientific Name: Lyonia lucida
Common Name: Fetterbush
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: A handsome, evergreen shrub with small leaves and sweetly scented, bell-shaped, long lasting flowers. They need an acid soil and will grow well where blueberries flourish. They can grow to a height of 10-15 feet and can form thickets or large colonies.