Sweetfern

Comptonia peregrina

  • Height:  2-4′
  • Spread:  4-8′
  • Shape:  Mounded
  • Foliage:  Fern-like
  • Fall Foliage:  Insignificant
  • Exposure:  Full Sun
  • Zone:  2-5

A deciduous, stoloniferous shrub with slender, upright branches and fern-like foliage. Foliage has a woodsy, sage-like fragrance. Found naturally in moist areas, but will tolerate drier conditions. Does best in acid soils and will tolerate poor, infertile soils. Full sun or partial shade.  Available in size #1 containers.  Our inventory is always changing so please call for current availability.