Chionanthus virginicus 'Grancy Gray-beard'
GRANCY GRAY-BEARD FRINGETREE
3 G | 25 Avail. | $39.90
7 G | 25 Avail. | $70.00
Grancy Grey-Beard Fringe Tree is a large native multi-stemmed deciduous shrub or small tree with a broad upright habit. The spear-like dark green foliage turns gold to yellow in fall. Terminal clusters of sweetly fragrant pure white fringe flowers bloom heavily in spring attracting butterflies. Fringe Trees are dioecious and need both genders to produce the fruits. Female flowers give way to clusters of olive-like fruits that mature to blue-purple in fall. Grows best in rich, moist acidic well-drained soils. Type: Tree, Shrub Height: 12’ - 15’ Spread: 10’ - 15' Spacing: 12’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 3 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: White Season of Interest: ...
1 G | 25 Avail. | $10.00
Bee Balm is an upright herbaceous perennial with aromatic serrated dark green foliage. The fringe-like scarlet red flowers blooms in whorls at the top of the thick stems in summer, attracting bees and butterflies. Best bloom in full sun and well-drained soil. Monarda didyma is a native host for several moths, including Gray Marvel and Hermit Sphinx. The flower nectar also attracts other pollinators, bees, butterflies, and the Ruby-Throated hummingbird. Type: Perennial Height: 2' - 4' Spread: 2' - 3’ Spacing: 2’ USDA Hardiness Zone: 4 - 9 Culture: Full Sun, Part Sun Bloom Color: Red Season of Interest: Summer MAINTENANCE NEEDS: Low Maintenance. Root rot can be an issue in poorly-drained soils. Susceptibility to foliar...