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Photograph(s) by*: RHW
Flowers: Jul.-Aug.; creamy white
Fruit: Sept.-Jan.; green to brown;
Fall color: yellow-green
Moisture: Moist Wet
Soil pH: 6.1-8.5
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy Organic
Flood depth: 0-36"
fresh tidal and nontidal marshes, shrub swamps, forested wetlands, borders of streams, lakes, and ponds
Region: Coastal Piedmont
States: MD DE PA NY WV VA
needs sun to flower; flowers fragrant; interesting fruit; tolerates drought; leaves may persist into winter; tolerates flooding to 36"
Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
Last updated: 1 October 2004