Fothergilla major 'Mount Airy'
Fothergilla major 'Mount Airy'

Fothergilla major 'Mount Airy'

Dwarf Fothergilla

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Discovered by Michael A. Dirr at the Mt. Airy Arboretum. Fragrant springtime bottle-brush white flowers are profuse and appear over velvety green foliage. Fall leaf color is stunning and similar to a sugar maple, with shades of yellow, orange and red.


  •  · Amazing fall color
  •  · Use where a smaller shrub is needed
  •  · Velvety foliage; spring flowers
Item # Pack Size Avail Units Avail Plants  
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Height:

3-4 ft

Zone:

4-9

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies
Songbirds

Attributes

Mass Plant
Long Blooming
Fragrant

Growth Rate in the Garden

Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Early Spring
Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Fall

Fothergilla

Common Name: Dwarf Fothergilla

Fothergilla is an easy to grow shrub that requires little maintenance and will tolerate moist well-drained soil. A North American native, that offer three seasons of interest in the landscape: fragrant springtime flowers, soft velvety summer foliage and showy fall leaf color.