'Einstein' Summersweet

Clethra alnifolia 'Einstein' PP#27590

10-12" long flower spikes creamy-white in early summer above a mound of carefree deep-green foliage.

Sunlight Exposure:Full SunPart SunFull Shade
Plant Attributes:Deer ResistantDrought TolerantGood For Wet SpotsSalt TolerantU.S. Native

Plant Type(s): Flowering Shrub

Color(s): White

  • Plant Height: 3’ - 4’
  • Plant Width: 3’ - 4’
  • Hardy Zones: 3 - 9

Spring/Summer Care: No maintenance needed.

Autumn/Winter Care: Prune late winter if needed, but most are best if kept natural.

Fertilizer Needs: Apply an organic-based acidic fertilizer in early spring and again in early summer.