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HENRY'S GARNET SWEETSPIRE

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HENRY'S GARNET SWEETSPIRE

Itea viriginica 'Henry's Garnet'

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2 gallon Potted (SKU: 3615)
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Pennsylvania Gold Medal

Hardiness Zone: 5-9   ·   Mature Height: 3-5 Feet   ·   Mature Spread: 5-6 Feet

Buy Henry's Garnet Sweetspire online. A compact, rounded shrub with arching branches that grows 3 to 5 feet tall by 4 to 6 feet wide. Large, white, fragrant flowers are produced in early summer. Long lasting fall color is a brilliant dark maroon with hints of pink and red.

Family: Iteaceae · Common Name: Sweetspire

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  • A pre-applied, pre-measured amount of time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for up to one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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HENRY'S GARNET SWEETSPIRE Plant Characteristics

Bark Type*
Smooth
Flower Color*
Creamy White
White
Flower Type*
Fragrant
Growth Habit*
Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
Orange/Brilliant Orange
Red/Brilliant Red
Leaf Color Spring*
Green
Leaf Color Summer*
Green
Leaf Color Winter*
Burgundy/Crimson/Maroon
Leaf Type*
Deciduous/Herbaceous
Plant Type*
Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
Fall Planting
Spring Planting
Summer Planting
Propagation Methods*
Cuttings or Divisions
Exposure (Short)
Full Sun

4 review(s) for HENRY'S GARNET SWEETSPIRE

  1. Sarah - Jun 02, 2008
    Hammonton, NJ (Hardiness Zone: 1)

    I don't care for this shrub. It was planted in my community residence before I moved in. It's ugly and has no color to it. It takes up too much room and the leaves are a pale green. NO REFLECTION ON THIS SITE AT ALL I DID NOT GET IT HERE. I just don't like the shrub.

  2. Alice - Nov 01, 2010
    Illinois (Hardiness Zone: 1)

    Am loving this bush - still in first year. Strong 3-season interest. Mine are thriving in part sun/shade.

  3. Robert - Feb 10, 2014
    Indiana (Hardiness Zone: 5)

    The itea viriginicas are a great family of plants in my book. I grow the Saturnalia, Sarah's Eve, and Henry's Garnet cultivars in a bit of a 'fringe' zone here and they do very well with great, long-lasting fall color. Easy to grow.

  4. Shelley - Sep 01, 2014
    Illinois (Hardiness Zone: 5)

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HENRY'S GARNET SWEETSPIRE Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Itea is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer.