This nonhardy native shrub produces masses of terminal and auxilliary flower clusters from mid-summer up to frost in the Chicago region. Plant this shrub in full sun and provide room for it to grow up to 6 foot tall. It does well in average soil; it is sometimes prone to aphids. This plant is sweetly fragrant in evenings and attracts a multitude of pollinators, including hummingbirds.
May - June, July - August, September - October
Screen/Hedge, Bedding or Border
Attracts Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Resistant To Deer