Photo Courtesy of Briggs Nursery

Fothergilla major Mt. Airy

After the foliage emerges, white bottlebrush blooms consisting of clusters of white stamens with yellowish anthers appear. The leaves are dark green underneath and bluish-gray beneath that turn yellow, orange & red purple in fall. Slow growth rate.

Blooms early spring
3-5 ft tall x 3-5 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)


Zone Zone 5
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture