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Fothergilla gardenii 'Mount Airy' /Mount Airy Fothergilla

Fothergilla gardenii 'Mount Airy'  / Fothergilla gardenii 'Mount Airy'
Autumn color is a great feature of this selection, especially for the Upper South
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Autumn color is a great feature of this selection, especially for the Upper South

Summer growth

Autumn color in early stages

Dense summer foliage

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Scientific Name: Fothergilla gardenii 'Mount Airy'
Common Name: Mount Airy Fothergilla
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: The fragrant flowers are showy in that they are white, in dense clusters, with white filaments and yellow anthers. The leaves turn various shades of yellow, orange and red in the fall. Remove root suckers as soon as they appear.