Large wands of frothy, creamy white flowers in June. Tiny brown seed capsules dry and stay on females plants after flowering is finished. Foliage is similar to astilbe but growth habit is shrub like.
Callicarpa americana. Photo: Mervin Wallace
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Establishment and Care Instructions
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