Legend of the Fall® Bottlebrush

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. This plant was also selected for its improved production performance, a boon since this plant will surely be in high demand by landscapers and garden designers.

Dimensions4 × 4 ft
Botanical Name

Fothergilla x intermedia 'ALICE' ppaf, cbraf

Zone

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Flower Color

White

Foliage Color

Green

Height

4-5'

Width/Spread

4-5'

Exposure

Full Sun, Part Shade

Soil

Moist

Bloom Time

Spring

Uses

Naturalizing, Perennial Beds, Specimen

Features

Deer resistant, Fall interest, Fragrant, Heat tolerant, Native

SKU: 27198 Plant Type:

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

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