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ITEA

Similar to Garrya but a little finer and prefer a more sheltered aspect.

Genus of about 18 species of evergreen and deciduous shrubs and trees from woodlands and swamps in eastern Asia and eastern North America.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    And deciduous shrubs and trees
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their holly-like leaves, autumn colour and green-white catkin flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Eastern Asia, eastern North America.
    Resistant to honey fungus
    These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
Itea Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of ITEA

 AWARD
ITEA ilicifolia

ITEA ilicifolia

Holly-leaf sweetspire

glossy dark green holly-like leaves and catkin-like yellowish green fragrant flowers

 
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 AWARD
ITEA virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

ITEA virginica 'Henry's Garnet'

Tassel-white, Virginia sweetspire

cylindrical racemes of fragrant creamy-white flowers in June. Good red/purple autumn colour

 
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£17.50 £12.50 each 
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ITEA virginica 'Little Henry'

ITEA virginica 'Little Henry'

racemes of fragrant white flowers. Good autumn colour. Compact habit

 
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