Spice bush is a native shrub that flowers small yellow flowers along the stem, before the leaves appear in spring. Female flowers will turn to red berries (that birds love) during late spring and summer months. This shrub is an important food source for spice bush swallowtail butterfly caterpillars. Native to the northeast US. Arrives to you in a 1 gallon pot, about 18-24” tall, as shown in photo 4. **PLEASE NOTE: All native shrubs and trees are 100% naturally field grown using minimal to no pesticides and are responsibly raised. Because of this, some items may show spotting or browning, which is natural for these sized trees during this time of year. All native trees and shrubs are guaranteed by us through spring of 2020.
Mature Height: 6-12 feet
Mature Width: 6-12 feet
Light Requirements: 6+ Hours per day of sun
Grown by our local growing partner, Octoraro Nurseries in Kirkwood, PA.