Long-lived polycarpic perennial
Blue Ridge Mnts. of SC, NC, and TN
Source of plant
Small, rounded evergreen shrub reaching 3' to 6' in height and width. Foliage usually assuming a purplish tinge in cold climates. Flowers vary from white to pale rose and lilac-rose, borne in terminal, 4- to 10-flowered, umbel-like, 3" diameter trusses in May; corolla 5-lobed, about 1 1/2" wide.
USDA Hardiness Zone
winter interest, hardiness