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.
|Habitats||Oak Woodland, Upland Prairie and Savanna, Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland|
|Mature Height||up to 9'|
|Shade Preference||part shade, full sun|
|Soil Tolerance||Dry to moist, well-drained soil|
|Special Uses||Wildlife forage, cover and food; bank stabilization; ornamental.|