Genus

Itea

Species

virginica

Cultivar

'Sprich' Little Henry®

Common Name

'Little Henry' Sweetspire

Patent ID

pp# 10988

Height

2 to 3 Feet

Spread

3 to 4 Feet

Habit

Small, mounded shrub. Moderate growth rate.

Zone

5 to 9

Culture

Full sun to partial shade.

Flower

3-4 inches long panicles, white. May-June.

Flower Color

Foliage

Dark green, 1-3 inches long, turning bright reddish purple in fall. Deciduous.

Categories:

If burning bush has good fall color then this plant is a wildfire. Its mounded, compact stature makes this a big improvement over older selections. Perfectly suited for flooding large banks, beds and borders.