Oct 23, Then summer brings leathery blue-green foliage that turns red, yellow and orange, often all on the same leaf, in fall. Type Shrub Blooms Native with bottlebrushlike white aromatic flowers in spring before leaves appear Light Full sun to part shade Size 3 to 4 ft. tall and wide Hardiness Cold hardy in USDA zones 5 to stumphauling.buzzted Reading Time: 5 mins. A show-off in fall, fothergilla is hardy in zones 5 to 8 and blooms in mid-spring.
Mix in a partially shaded border with hostas, ferns, viburnum and foam flower. Look for dwarf variety ‘Mount Airy,’ a winner for its fall color.
Fothergilla is a three season shrub with bright white flowers in spring and glossy green foliage. Shrubs are a natural source for adding late summer and fall colors, after all fall is known for the colorful foliage of deciduous trees and shrubs. However, fall color in shrubs certainly isn't limited to foliage. Flowers, seed pods and berries are additional sources of interest. Feb 01, Golden foliage takes over Massachusetts gradually, starting with western areas, proceeding to central counties, and finally arriving at the east and southeast of the state.
Generally, the season begins in mid-to-late September and peaks around Columbus Day weekend. Some routes and places are recomme. Find a fall foliage sightseeing drive in Massachusetts in from the Berkshires to Cape Ann and the Central Valley.
Use Custom maps to find scenic roads to see colorful leaves and mountain views. Find orchards, village greens, farms, shopping.