Deciduous, nitrogen-fixing shrub that emits spicy-sweet odor from leaves. Clustered flowers in late spring, early summer. Stems turn dark red with age. Also known as buckbrush.
- Oak woodland
Upland Prairie and Savanna
Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland
- Mature Height:
- up to 9'
- Shade Preference:
- Soil Tolerance:
- Dry to moist, well-drained soil
- Special Uses:
- Wildlife forage, cover and food; bank stabilization; ornamental.