Clethra alnifolia 'Ruby Spice' (Summersweet)

(FRAGRANT) A multi-stemmed shrub with showy spikes of ruby-red blooms in late summer. Glossy green foliage turns an outstanding harvest gold in the fall. Oval mounded habit. 4-6′ tall x 4′ spread. Full Sun/Part Shade.


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture
Native to Native Cultivar

(FRAGRANT) White blooms appear in upright panicles mid-late summer followed by brown seed capsules. The foliage is glossy dark green turning to shades of yellow/golden brown in fall. Mounded habit. 3-4′ tall x 4-5′ spread. Full Sun/Part Shade.

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(FRAGRANT) Extra large white flowers set off the glossy green foliage. Blooms mid summer on new wood. Upright habit. 3-6′ tall x 3-5′ spread. Full Sun/Part Shade.

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