- Common Name(s):
- Henry anise tree
Drought and wet site tolerant.
Wildlife Value: This plant is particularly resistant to damage by deer.
- 6-8 ft.
- Alternate, simple, leathery, lustrous, dark green leaves; 4-5 in. long; fragrant when bruised
- 0.5-2 in. pink to deep crimson flowers in spring
- 7 to 9
- Partial shade to shade; prefers moist, well-drained soil high in organic matter
- Dense, rounded to pyramidal shrub
- 4-6 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1597