Deciduous erect shrub with several main stems that grows up to 15′ tall. The egg-shaped, fuzzy leaves look similar to hawthorn. Creamy white flowers are small and grow in dense pyramidal clusters that turn brown over winter.
|Oak Woodland, Upland Prairie and Savanna, Riparian Forests, Bottomland Forests
|Used for riparian restoration.
|Years Planted at Arboretums
|part shade, shade
|Dry to moist soils
|Attracts insects, bees and butterflies; Attracts birds; Provides wildlife forage, cover and food; Ornamental.