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Bottlebrush - Legend of the Fall™

Fothergilla x intermedia 'ALICE'

Fothergilla has always been appreciated for its spectacular autumn color, but Legend of the Fall fothergilla sets a new standard for the species with brilliant, glowing hues of orange, yellow, and red. Spring brings a crop of fragrant white flowers. Deer resistant and heat tolerant. Excellent addition in mixed borders, foundations plantings and woodland gardens. Springtime fragrance and astonishing autumn brilliance can't be beat!

Our plants come with extra large and fibrous root systems, ready to plant and flourish! 

Pot Size For This Plant 4" Quart Pot - Size of pot is 3.5" square by 4" tall 
Shipped Height Plant is 5" to 10" above the pot - Shorter heights are sometimes due to pruning
Zones 5 to 9
Soil Type Clay, Loamy & Sandy soils
Mature Height & Width 48"-60" Height and 48"-60" Spread
Growth Rate Moderate
Site Selection Full Sun to Part Sun
Moisture Requirements Average 
Blooming Period Spring

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Little pruning is required - prune after flowering if desired. Avoid cutting into thick stems unless removing them entirely, as recovery will be slow.

Moist, acidic soils - good drainage is necessary.  Though shade tolerant, you'll find flowering and fall color are best with some sun each day.  Plant in an area where you can enjoy the fragrance.