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Comptonia peregrina

Sweetfern
Zone: 2a, 2b, 3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a
Exposure: Sun
Height: Minimum 12 inches, Maximum 24 inches
Width: Minimum 12 inches, Maximum 36 inches
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Comptonia peregrina, commonly called Sweetfern, is an upright, deciduous shrub featuring deeply notched, olive to dark green leaves to 4" long. Native shrub of eastern North America, most often occurring in poor, sandy or gravelly, infertile soils, such as roadsides. Fixes its own nitrogen. Foliage is aromatic and resembles that of ferns, hence the common name of Sweetfern. An excellent plant for stabilizing slopes or embankments. Tolerates wet and drought conditions.
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Name City/State Email Phone Prod Type Availability
Briggs Nursery Porter, WA Email now 800-444-1515 Container: 3 Liner: 4