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Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist'/Blue Mist Fothergilla, Blue Mist Witch Alder

Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist' / Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist'
Large shrub specimen in mid summer
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Large shrub specimen in mid summer

Large, dense-growing planting at the North Carolina Arboretum near Asheville, NC

Closer view of the foliage on this Witch Alder

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Scientific Name: Fothergilla gardenii 'Blue Mist'
Common Name: Blue Mist Fothergilla, Blue Mist Witch Alder
Plant Type: Deciduous
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Tiny, fragrant, white flowers in spring; frost to blue-green foliage in summer and yellow to orange-red foliage in autumn are noteworthy features of this plant.