Clethra alnifolia


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Noun1.Clethra alnifolia - shrub of eastern and southern coastal United States having beautiful racemes of spice-scented white flowersClethra alnifolia - shrub of eastern and southern coastal United States having beautiful racemes of spice-scented white flowers
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Clethra alnifolia The sweet pepper bush needs acidic soil and features small white fragrant flowers.
In the arboretum are the Chilean lantern trees with its luminous cone-shaped flowers, sweet pepperbush clethra alnifolia whose scented flowers are a big draw for bees, and grevillea rosmarinifolia.
The shrub layer is dense, with Cyrilla racemiflora, Leucotheo axillaris, Lyonia lucida, Lyonia ligustrina, Clethra alnifolia, Cliftonia monophylla, Ilex glabra, Persea palustris, Viburnum nudum, and Azalea uiscosum.
Of the 30 plants in the winter-irrigated plot, Thuja occidentalis, Magnolia virginiana, Clethra alnifolia and Itea virginiana had an average decrease in total growth as a result of stem death or grazing by animals.